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IDC Spring Closed Labor Day

Posted on August 16, 2019 by IDC Spring

Coon Rapids, Minnesota (August 16, 2019) – IDC Spring will be closed Monday, September 2nd in recognition of Labor Day.  We will resume normal office hours Tuesday the 3rd. If you have questions concerning this or have a question about how IDC Spring can help with your spring manufacturing please contact our team today

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What Is a Barrel Spring?

Posted on July 16, 2019 by IDC Spring

Do you need barrel springs for your applications? A barrel spring is a special type of spring that is notable for its barrel-shaped appearance, where the middle of the spring is wider than the top or bottom. Barrel springs can be telescoping or non-telescoping. In the telescoping version, the smaller coils squeeze down inside the…

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Common Uses for Extension Springs

Posted on June 28, 2019 by IDC Spring

We’ve all seen extension springs before, even if we didn’t know exactly what they were called. These are coiled wire springs with two ends on them to make it easy to attach them to another part, which is what allows them to add resistance to a heavier force for purposes of adjusting tension. What are…

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IDC Spring Named To The Top Workplaces in Minnesota

Posted on June 17, 2019 by IDC Spring

Download Press Release PDF Coon Rapids, MN June 17th, 2019—IDC Spring has been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list of those selected is available at StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2019 and will also be published in the Star Tribune Top Workplaces special section on Sunday, June 16. Produced by the…

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Common Uses for Compression Springs

Posted on June 10, 2019 by IDC Spring

Mechanical compression springs are helical, open coil springs used in a variety of industries for applications that require resistance to an axially applied compressive force. Most people use products or services that involve compression springs every day without even realizing it. Some of the most common mechanical compression spring uses include: Automobiles: It would be very…

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