spring shackle

spring shackle

[′spriŋ ¦shak·əl]
(engineering)
A shackle for supporting the end of a spring, permitting the spring to vary in length as it deflects.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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