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How much weight can a spring support?

The maximum load that a standard variable spring can support is 50,000 lbs. The maximum load that a standard constant spring can support is 90,000 lbs. A big ton spring support can be be used for loads greater than these standards.

Constant Spring Designed for a 35, 144 lb. Load
Constant Spring Designed for a 35, 144 lb. Load

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