coil spring


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coil spring

[′kȯil ‚spriŋ]
(design engineering)
A helical or spiral spring, such as one of the helical springs used over the front wheels in an automotive suspension.
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The NT coil spring tension was suitable for the demands of this study, but the spring strength was insufficient.
NiTi open coil spring favours distal movement of molar.
Bal Spring canted coil springs are proven performers, and have been designed into many of today's most innovative orthopedic applications.
The coil spring costs more to manufacture, but we are convinced that the increased cost is well worth the added protection it provides to your engine.
The coil spring suspension kits offered by Strut Pro are providing car owners with the highest quality of conversion kits for their suspension.
Less obviously, the trampoline, which gets its bounce from coil springs and not the sheet of material stretched across it, has also proved a vital instrument during war.
My man at the garage assures me that he has not changed as many coil springs for 12 years as he has in recent times following the epidemic of traffic humps.
The TPU elastomer in the upper portion of the coil spring isolator and jounce bumper system significantly reduces noise levels and eliminates the need for a steel jounce cup.
42-inch) blade machined from 154CM hardened to 58-60 HRC, as well as Benchmade's patented Axis Lock system plus a coil spring that is activated when the locking bar is pulled and a safety that moves behind the locking bar, thus preventing the bar from releasing the blade at any time.
The advantage to the coil spring is that the load is spread equally throughout the spring, with an increase in spring life of about 700 percent.
A disk v alve and coil spring combination are used in place of conventional reed valves for the discharge valve system, which reduces over-compression loss owing to its larger flow area and provides axial single-direction refrigerant flow.
The Lupo's springs are produced by Muhr und Bender, a German coil spring maker (its American unit is Mubea).