Tension Springs

Also known as extension springs, Tension springs are usually wound with an initial tension which is evident by the tightly wound coils of the spring. Different tensions can be applied to the spring according to its load specifications.

Tension springs absorb and store energy by resisting a pulling force.

Starco produces a wide variety of tension springs, including helical tension springs, drawbar springs and garter springs. Springs can be designed by Starco engineers using the latest design software to meet a customer’s particular load and design requirements.

Tension springs have a variety of uses, including medical devices, brake shoe springs, lever return springs and trampoline components.

Technical Specifications

Some useful specifications to bear in mind when you order from Starco Spring & Wire Works.

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