Gas Springs feature subcompact design.

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With 32 mm diameter, Model T2SC-740 offers stroke lengths from 6-50 mm, while Model T2SC-2900 has 45 mm diameter, stroke lengths from 10-50 mm, and side port plate for mounting. Both are FDA approved. Four models from 4700 through 18300 feature smaller inner lock rings, and Models 4700 and 7500 also include smaller outer lock ring grooves for flange mounting.

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Subcompact Gas Spring Line Introduces Two New Models, Additional Features and Upgrades

Brecksville, OH- Hyson Products adds two new models to its T2 SC Series of subcompact gas springs ands redesigns the current line to increase structural integrity and make field service easier. Hyson Products is a division of Associated Spring, a business unit of Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE:B)

The two new models include the T2SC-740 with a 32 mm/1.26 in. diameter and stroke lengths from 6 mm to 50 mm, and the T2SC-2900 with a 45 mm/1.77 in. diameter and stroke lengths from 10 mm to 50 mm. The T2SC-2900 features a side port plate for increased mounting options.

The design upgrades affect models 4700 through 18300. For all four models the inner lock rings have been made smaller in diameter. The springs are interchangeable with earlier models and repair kits remain the same. Models 4700 and 7500 also feature smaller outer lock ring grooves for flange mounting, and require new flanges. The mounting dimensions remain identical to previous installations. The new T2SC gas springs are FED approved.

Hyson Products designs and manufactures Nitro-Dyne® XP manifold systems and accessories, Super Tanker® high performance gas springs with dynamic lubrication, T2 and T3 nitrogen gas springs, the Dyne-A-Cam(TM) Series of cams and the DRAG(TM) Series of delayed return manifolds.

Barnes Group Inc. ( is a diversified international manufacturer of precision components and assemblies and a distributor of industrial supplies, serving a wide range of markets and customers. Founded in 1857 and headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, Barnes Group consists of three businesses with 2003 sales of $891 million: Associated Spring, one of the world's largest manufacturers of precision mechanical and nitrogen gas springs and a global supplier of retaining rings and injection-molded components; Barnes Aerospace, a manufacturer and repairer of highly engineered assemblies and components for commercial and military aircraft engines, airframes, and land-based industrial gas turbines; and Barnes Distribution, an international, full-service distributor of maintenance, repair and operating supplies. Over 5,900 dedicated employees at more than 50 locations worldwide contribute to Barnes Group Inc.'s success.

For more information, contact Hyson Products, 10367 Brecksville Rd., Brecksville, OH 44141, Tel: 440/526-5900, Fax: 440/838-7684 or visit the website at

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