Hardware Products Blog

A Twist in the Tale – Springs that Take a Set

Posted by Ted White on Mar 15, 2018 3:36PM

Torsional Modulus and How it Affects the Stability of Springs

In a well-designed spring, torsional movement can occur 10 million times without causing any deformation to the spring. However, if there isn’t enough room to design a spring with enough steel in it, the twisting motion becomes more severe and the wire may not return to its original position. When this happens, we refer to this occurrence as “the spring took a set”.

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Topics: Spring Manufacturing, Custom Springs

Hardware Products Special Offer: Get up to 25 Springs for just $135

Posted by Hardware Products on Dec 21, 2017 12:55PM

Have You Placed Your Order for Springs, Yet?

As we add another year of successful spring manufacturing under our belt, we would like to announce a limited time offer! Established in 1866, Hardware Products Company (HPC) has a long and storied history as one of the leading suppliers of stock and custom spring solutions in the industry.

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Topics: Custom Springs, Springs for $135, Cylindrical Compression Springs, Cylindrical Extension Springs