Piping Technology and Products Logo

Piping Technology & Products

 
  Experienced Manufacturer of Pipe Supports since 1975.
Call Us: Phone: (713) 731-0030 Toll-Free: (800) 787-5914
 

Home » Categories » Engineered Spring Supports

Is it practical to try to design a variable spring support or constant spring support for travel less than 0.1"?

It would not be recommended for a constant spring to be designed for less than 0.1" for travel. Variable springs can accommodate that travel. The difference in load will be a function of the spring rate.

F-Type Variable Spring designed for 1/16 Inch Vertical Travel and 1/8 Inch Horizontal Travel
F-Type Variable Spring designed for 1/16" Vertical Travel and 1/8" Horizontal Travel
Related Articles RSS Feed
How do you check the alignment of the spring in the spring hanger?
Viewed 3537 times since Thu, Jun 16, 2011
Can the constant travel or capacity change other than by overheating the spring?
Viewed 2813 times since Thu, Nov 3, 2011
What is the difference between spring hangers and elastomeric hangers?
Viewed 4871 times since Thu, Oct 27, 2011
What is a spring support?
Viewed 7989 times since Fri, Feb 11, 2011
How do you tighten a spring can?
Viewed 4342 times since Thu, Jun 16, 2011
What does variability mean in pipe supports?
Viewed 4195 times since Fri, Feb 11, 2011
How do I set (load) a spring support?
Viewed 4865 times since Tue, Nov 2, 2010
When should I use a Type B or C variable spring?
Viewed 3092 times since Thu, Nov 10, 2011
What are the basic steps when designing a spring hanger?
Viewed 1528 times since Fri, May 16, 2014
What does the hot or cold setting mean on a variable spring support?
Viewed 15370 times since Tue, Nov 2, 2010
Facebook


Mailing: P.O. Box 34506, Houston, TX 77234-4506 Location: 3701 Holmes Road, Houston, TX 77051
Our Subsidiaries: U.S. Bellows Metallic & Fabric Expansion Joints, Bellows | Sweco Fab ASME Vessels, Pig Launchers, Spectacle Blinds
 Pipe Shields Pre-Insulated Pipe Supports, Slides, Guides & Anchors | Fronek Anchor/Darling
Snubbers, Sway Struts & Sway Braces
Phone: (713) 731-0030 Toll-Free: (800) 787-5914 FAX: (713) 731-8640 E-MAIL: info@pipingtech.com

Copyright 2011 Piping Technology and Products, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Contact Us | Privacy Policy