Most springs soft enough to isolate light loads deflect excessively with heavy loads; springs designed to handle heavy loads are too stiff for light loads. A constant-frequency spring produces constant response by varying the spring rate with load. The technique presented here provides a quick graphic determination of the basic design.

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    Penton Publishing Company

    Penton Building, 1111 Chester Avenue
    Cleveland, OH  United States  44113
  • Authors:
    • Polak, W T
    • Thomas, D G
  • Publication Date: 1967-8-3

Media Info

  • Serial:
    • Machine Design
    • Publisher: Penton Media, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0024-9114

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  • Accession Number: 00054298
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Machine Design
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 10 1974 12:00AM