Metal Melting Vs. Sintering for Wire Forming Processes, Part 2

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the basic differences between metal sintering and metal melting. These two processes, which are often confused in both basic terminology and other ways, are actually different and often used for varying projects within the metal … Read More

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Metal Melting Vs. Sintering for Wire Forming Processes, Part 1

Within the metal and wire forming world, there are several common situations where a given metal material must be broken down so it can be re-formed into the proper shape. Two of the most common processes used for this purpose, processes that are often confused with each other, … Read More

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Why Solid Height Matters for Spring Manufacturing, Part 2

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the basics and calculation methods for solid height within a compression spring. Referring to the point at which all the coils in a compression spring are fully compressed and cannot deflect further downward, the solid Read More

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Why Solid Height Matters for Spring Manufacturing, Part 1

When it comes to various compression and coil springs, one of the primary purposes of these items is to resist force using compression. Weight is applied to coils, which compress at a given spring rate, and the force at play here is often a defining factor in the … Read More

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Common Materials Used During Wire Forming, Part 2

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the common materials used to create wire forming projects. From various stainless steel grades to several other coating materials often used for wire protection, there are a variety of options out there depending on the … Read More

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Common Materials Used During Wire Forming, Part 1

In addition to our numerous high-quality spring manufacturing services, we at J & J Spring Enterprises are proud to offer quality wire forming services to all our clients. We create wire-formed components from a variety of wire types, materials and gauges, allowing us to create products in a … Read More

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How the Electroplating Process Works for Spring Manufacturing

In many product areas, such as jewelry for instance, you may hear about a given material that’s “plated.” This term generally refers to finishes that are applied to a material to improve everything from its aesthetic qualities to its corrosion resistance.

At J & J Spring Enterprises, we’re … Read More

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The Evolution of Spring Design Based on Technology

At J & J Spring Enterprises, we’re proud to serve as your top custom spring manufacturer. We create the highest quality in everything from compression springs and coil springs to drag springs, flat springs and numerous other styles based on your needs.

Our spring experts have been … Read More

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Active Coils Vs. Total Coils and Basics on Spring Coil Counting

Within the world of spring manufacturing, particularly coil springs, one of the most misunderstood elements out there is counting coils. While totaling up coils is important for a few reasons within spring manufacturing and use formats, this simple process comes with more errors than you might think, … Read More

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Understanding Spring Rates and Consistency Thresholds

If you’ve purchased springs anytime in the past, chances are you’ve heard plenty about spring rate. This is a term that refers to the force a spring exerts as it stretches and compresses, and various springs come with a wide range of spring rates depending on your needs.… Read More