Springs in the Best Things

27/06/2013 Springs play a vital part in a whole host of useful and interesting items in our day to day lives – just how much have these discoveries shaped our culture? Here at European Springs we work hard to deliver… Continue reading
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A History of Springs

22/06/2013 In modern industrial times springs are used for many different purposes and appear in operational designs across a whole range of industries. However, springs have played a major role in technological innovations since the dawn of mankind and the… Continue reading
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Uses For Springs #1 Car Suspension Systems

19/06/2013 Since they first appeared in the 15th century, springs have gone on to become a ubiquitous element in the world of mechanics and engineering. The motor industry is one of the most widespread places where springs commonly see use.… Continue reading
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Spring Construction #4: Other Springs

11/06/2013 Aside from the three main categories of compression, torsion and tension springs, there are a whole host of other springs, such as clock springs, disc springs and die springs that perform vital tasks. Clock springs take their name… Continue reading
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Running to Bed: New Uses for Springs

04/06/2013 European Springs make springs for a variety of different functions and industries, from medical pacemakers to motor engines. A new running trainer has been released today which uses the same springs as those used in mattresses to make a… Continue reading
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Spring Construction #3: Tension Springs

03/06/2013 Tension springs are all about pulling action, reacting to a stretching force by trying to hold itself together via tension until the force is no longer being applied. Tension Springs operate when a pulling force is applied to them,… Continue reading
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Spring Construction #2: Torsion Springs

30/05/2013 Next in this series of Spring Construction is the Torsion Spring, a type of spring that gives back what you put in, so to speak. Torsion springs work by storing energy through being twisted which creates torque. This mechanical… Continue reading
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Spring Construction #1: Compression Springs

29/05/2013 A brief guide to the design and use of compression springs. Compression springs are among the most common types of spring available due to their energy storing properties. When the coil is pressed, it stores the energy until it… Continue reading
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European Springs Celebrate Continued Growth

22/05/2013 European Springs and Pressings Ltd has seen continued growth over recent years, with the figures standing at 100% organic growth over the past five years. This has turned into real increases in revenue, with many of the benefits being… Continue reading
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Springs in research pump for cleaning sea water

16/05/2011 In order to improve water quality in the Baltic Sea, a research project for innovative water oxygenation is run by the University of Gothenburg. The wind-driven pumps are held in place by a spring construction from Lesjöfors. During 2009-2011… Continue reading
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