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Spring Deflection

Posted on April 14, 2020 by IDC Spring

If you work with springs in your business, and you are at all involved with purchasing them, it’s important that you understand the different properties of various springs. All springs are not the same, and understanding them is critical in finding the right springs for your industry purposes — especially when it comes to spring…

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What is a Conical Spring

Posted on May 8, 2020 by IDC Spring

IDC Spring produces many different types of springs, including high-quality compression springs. Not all compression springs are created equal. While standard compression springs are effective in a wide variety of applications, there are some situations where a different shape of compression spring is required. One of these is the conical spring design. A conical spring…

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DASMA Color Coding Guide for Garage Door Springs

Posted on April 28, 2020 by IDC Spring

Updated June 1st, 2020 If you’re looking for springs to fit your garage door, you may have noticed that those springs are different colors. Garage door spring colors aren’t just decorative. They actually provide important information about the properties of that garage door springs and industry standards.  DASMA created an industry standard for color coding springs. To…

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What Is the Difference Between Progressive and Linear Springs?

Posted on March 31, 2020 by IDC Spring

If the products you manufacture involve the use of springs, as so many do, you need to be very careful about the types of springs you use. Spring varieties operate very differently, and choosing the wrong spring for your applications could result in product failure or, at the very least, less than optimal functioning. One…

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A Message About COVID-19

Posted on March 24, 2020 by IDC Spring

Updated March 27th, 2020 IDC Spring continues to come together to stop the spread of COVID-19.  The President has issued a statement for guidance to local states who are considering shelter shutdown: “If you work in a critical infrastructure industry, as defined by the Department of Homeland Security, such as healthcare services and pharmaceutical and…

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