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Springs Materials: High Carbon Steels

Materials are incredibly important when it comes to choosing the right springs. Some applications will need specific qualities such as corrosion-resistance or conductivity so it is crucial to take this into consideration before making a decision. You need a spring … Continue reading

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Why are Springs Important for the Aerospace Industry?

Springs are a crucial part of many different industries, including aerospace. They form the backbone of many parts and components and allow aircraft, drones, satellites, solar panels, aircraft controls, valves, throttles, and more, to function the way they do. Without … Continue reading

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Unique Places Where You Can Find Compression Springs

Compression springs are one of the first springs that come to mind when talking about the manufacturing industry, and they are certainly the most popular. Springs are everywhere and used in much more than you may think. Ball point pens … Continue reading

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Common Uses for Compression Springs

There are several different types of springs that are used for a variation of appliances. The most common and efficient springs are compression springs, which are used in applications and products spanning several industries. What is a compression spring? A … Continue reading

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Why is Automation So Powerful in Manufacturing?

The manufacturing industry is a powerful one. It contributes £6.7 trillion to the global economy and employs 2.7 million people in the UK alone. A world without manufacturing would not be the same, and an industry without automated processes would … Continue reading

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Businesses Urged To Train More Engineers

Engineering is an important industry within electricals, aerospace, health technologies and nuclear technologies. Businesses are urging for more engineers to help improve the world as we see it, by building a better and brighter future. Here at Airedale Springs, we … Continue reading

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Spring Materials: Stainless Steel

When we manufacture springs, there are many things we must take into account to ensure that the piece we create suits the job it is needed for. One of these considerations is the material it is made from. One material … Continue reading

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What Are Garter Springs and Why Are They So Important?

Springs can be found in more everyday objects than you may think, from clocks and clothespins to vehicles and toys. With the incredible variety of objects out there, it stands to reason that an equally incredible number of springs would … Continue reading

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The Importance of Bespoke Design

At Airedale Springs, we specialise in working alongside our clients to design and produce the perfect spring or wire form for their project. This means that we often create bespoke designs, sometimes after many hours of designing and refining to … Continue reading

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What Are the Most Common Uses of Wire Forms?

Wire forms come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, each playing different roles in tools. Wire forms are wires that have been bent into specific shapes, often to fulfil a particular purpose. One commonly recognized wire form is a … Continue reading

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