spring steel


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spring steel

[′spriŋ ¦stēl]
(metallurgy)
Carbon or low-alloy steel which can be processed to give it the hardness and yield strength needed in springs.
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The spring steel adds new functionality to the shim washers as well, helping them preserve the components themselves.
My father had the idea of using spring steel for motorway crash barriers, and once that product was developed we got a call from a government department asking us to make something that could deter a terrorist attack," added Marcus.
I C Jindal, MSL manufactures spring steel flats, high strength deformed steel bars, and thermo-mechanically treated bars through the electric arc process.
The unit features PVC construction reinforced with a vinyl coated spring steel wire helix and comes in a flat top style providing a >5:1 high stretch ratio or full block style with a 4:1 ratio.
Montana decoys are constructed of durable polyester, with a spring steel band inside the body to hold the decoy up and in position.
It's a spring steel that fits into a slot in both sides of the front-sight mount.
Flexaust Flx-Thane polyurethane hoses are reinforced with bronze spring steel wire helix and include factory-installed soft cuffs, which the company says provide finished damping surfaces, thereby eliminating the need for bridge clamps.
With the addition of 800 sizes to the product line, non-standard washers and spacers are now available without tooling charge in more than 22,800 sizes and offered in a choice of more than 2,000 commonly specified and hard-to-find materials, including low carbon sheet steel, five types of spring steel, stainless steel, aluminum, brass, copper, and nickel silver, as well as non-metallics including Delrin, Teflon, Mylar, and nylon.
Blanks are available in aluminum, titanium, tool steel, stainless, high temperature and nickel alloys, spring steel, and other materials.
Bucket and arm cylinders are protected by spring steel and cast iron comers reduce any side damage.
The Flexadux[R] ADC is a medium weight PVC hose that is reinforced with a spring steel wire helix and features a smooth inner surface to minimize friction loss and enhance air flow characteristics.
There are other moon clip manufacturers out there, but I have found Kilhoffer's heat-treated spring steel clips to be of excellent quality.