Products/Services for Parallel Spring Snap

  • Snap Fasteners-Image
    Snap Fasteners - (55 companies)
    Snap fasteners or snaps are mechanical fasteners that close or lock with a clicking or snapping sound. Snap Fasteners Information. Snap fasteners or snaps are mechanical fasteners that close or lock with a clicking or snaping sound. There are two...
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    Wave Washers - (68 companies)
    ...is superimposed parallel to the adjoining level. They are formed from a single continuous filament of flat wire. This design increases the load rating of the spring while maintaining a low profile with minimal deflection. Nested Wave Spring. Image Credit: TECH...
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    Industrial Pins - (780 companies)
    ...such as: hitch and linch pins; cotter pins and wire clips; spring pins; locating and fixturing pins; and specialty pins. Operation. Hitch pins are designed to couple mating components--such as a vehicle and trailer--often employing a locking mechanism...
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    Snap Gages - (64 companies)
    Snap Gages Information. Snap gages are used in production settings where specific diametrical or thickness measurements must be repeated frequently with precision and accuracy. Snap gages are mechanical gages that use comparison or the physical...
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    Snap Action Switches - (147 companies)
    ...standard sizes available for switches. These standard terms are: Subminiature. Miniature. Standard. Materials of Construction. Thermoplastics. Plastics. Metals. Standards. MIL-DTL-15291 - Switches, rotary, snap action, and detent/spring return action...
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    Retaining Rings and Snap Rings - (284 companies)
    ...on the assembly and act like a spring, keeping the assembly in compression. Interlocking retaining rings have two identical, interlocking halves (external only). They are installed radially. Design units for retaining rings and snap rings can...
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    Hose Clamps and Band Clamps - (353 companies)
    ...clamps have ears on the perimeter of the clamp for tightening. Ears are crimped with a tool to tighten the clamp. Snap close or ratchet clamps are closed and tightened by a snapping or ratcheting mechanism. Tightening can typically be done by hand...
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    Compression Springs - (386 companies)
    Compression springs are the most recognizable of spring and are intended to oppose compaction in the direction of the axis. The spring is extended at rest, shorten and store energy when a load is applied, and is one most efficient energy storage...
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    Extension Springs - (287 companies)
    ...on a small surface area. This may warp or snap under high stress. Spring Materials. Steel is the most common material used for torsion springs, though custom fabrication options exist. Hard drawn steel is inexpensive, but has a low working load. Music...
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    Spring Washers - (155 companies)
    ...with its guide; and (4) abrasion between washers in parallel stacking. The friction in washer stacks is considerably higher than in a similarly dimensioned coil spring. The level of friction is reliant on the geometry of the washers, the materials used, how...
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...contacts in place. The mechanism consists of a pointed, notched, molded wheel rotating between the two metal rollers mounted on spring-loaded arms. This arrangement provides a positive snap action as the handle turns. The momentary type uses a rotor that returns to its original position by a double...

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