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Old 03-03-2014, 09:59 AM
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Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Spring Grove, Il
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Default Spring fabrication/calculations

Does anyone know of a good and safe way to make large wire springs in a tool room other than using a lathe?? I'm talking wire over 1/4" or so.

There is a 'spring calculator" and "spring designer" that is web based at For most of our needs, there is something close to be had. We use a haas cnc lathe to make some of our repair parts in house, problem is over a certain size, it's harder to find solutions!
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