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The Design and Analysis of Helical Compression Springs Manufactured from Round Wire

WithKeith L. Richards

This chapter covers the design data for helical compression springs manufactured from round wire and acting within the elastic range of the material. It is in four sections:

29.1. Elastic Stresses and Deflections of Helical Compression Springs Manufactured from Round Wire

29.2. Allowable Stresses for Helical Compression Springs Manufactured from Round Wire

29.3. Notes on the Design of Helical Compression Springs Made from Round Wire

29.4. Nested Helical Compression Springs