Tension springs in booster cables

I read an article about new improved booster cables designed by a company in Missisippi, United States. Apparently these new cables are stranded copper welding type with solid copper clamps for better electrical conductivity and more efficient jump starts of heavy equipment and trucks. The clamps are assembled with a high tension spring to ensure…

Happy Thanksgiving again

I totally forgot Thanksgiving last week! Shame on me. Better late than never, right?┬áTension springs, torsion springs, power springs etc. They all take some time off when it’s time to celebrate one of the best seasons of the year.

Threads inside springs

Did you know that the fitting below is safer than conventional loops, used in springs like┬átension springs? Well it actually is which is why higher loads are able to be used on the spring. Naturally, the coil can be adjusted into the required length and no special tools are necessary for the mounting of the…

Industrial robots

Tension springs and classic industrial robots. The springs are designed to give a special pull force when extended. And it works like a charm for these kind of robots.

Early one morning

Early morning on your way to work. The sun is coming up and the traffic is still quite calm. There’s nothing like an autumn morning chill. I used to take the bike everyday to work, and I loved it. Keep the bike in good shape, all the parts updated including the tension springs, and just…

Use the spring to its maximum

There are a few important things to think about when it comes to the usage of tension springs. One of them is that normla hooks and loops must never be used for more than 60% of the permitted tension. If you want to use the spring to its maximum in a correct way you can…