Gas Springs handle high tonnage.

Gas Springs handle high tonnage.

T3 Series nitrogen gas springs are available in five models: T3-350, T3-500, T3-1000, T3-2400 and T3-4200, in diameters from 1 1/4 to 3 3/4 in., with forces from 785 to 9442 lb. Springs operate in self-contained or hosed system mode. They have hardened, corrosion resistant rod finish, safety guide, tapped holes for easy mounting, compact 2 way valve for force adjustability, and ISO square...

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Gas Springs lock for safety.

Gas Springs lock for safety.

GGS-SafeLock Gas Springs eliminate need for separate locking rods in lift-assist applications. They automatically lock in place when fully extended, and manually release when thumb pressure is applied to locking shroud, allowing spring to compress in a controlled manner. Strokes lengths are 5, 6, 7, and 10 in., with corresponding extended lengths of 15.25, 17, 19.63, and 27.8 in. Each size can be...

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Gas Springs offer corrosion resistance.

Gas Springs offer corrosion resistance.

Supplied with black composite end fittings with nitride-coated retaining clips, NITRIDER(TM) gas springs have black nitride-coated shaft and black tube. Completely sealed springs have surpassed 200-hour salt spray test. They are available with 6, 8, and 10 mm rod diameters and 15, 18, and 22 mm tube diameters. Lengths vary from 5.5 in. compressed (7.5 in. extended) to 16.5 in. compressed (28.0...

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Understanding Water Hammer
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Machined Spring can be made of 7075-T6 aluminum and Delrin.

Machined Spring can be made of 7075-T6 aluminum and Delrin.

Compression/extension machined spring provides opportunities to incorporate attachments. Compression spring ends can be flat and square. Slot is of constant width from end to end to ensure no progressive touching of adjacent coils that would produce sound, debris or non-linearity. Materials used in machined springs manufacture include maraging materials such as 17-4PH CRES, 15-5PH CRES, Carpenter...

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Gas Springs for stock lifting and part ejection.

Gas Springs for stock lifting and part ejection.

T2SS-16 Series gas springs provide complete force adjustability and seals that perform at all pressure ranges. Suitable replacements for 5/8 in. dia coil springs, they have shorter overall spring length for most stroke lengths, full rated force on contact so there is no need to preload, tightly toleranced overall height and more force with fewer springs.

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