High Pressure Springs from Lee Spring (Brooklyn, NY) save space to enable compact product design by combining a unique range of performance characteristics to suit small applications with high load requirements. According to the company, the Lee Spring High Pressure series matches small physical size with high force capacity operating over short distance and small deflections. Features include:
- Heavier than normal gauge wire in a smaller than normal diameter compression spring configuration.
- Suitability for ball detent fixtures, quick change tooling, switches, safety relief valves, electrical contact actuation, vice clamps, toys and many production line fittings or accessories.
- Various size ranges with 300, 400 and 500 psi pressure ratings. They are only available in type 17-7 PH stainless steel, which provides excellent corrosion resistance. They are preset, and are shot peened and passivated for enhanced performance.
This “High Pressure” compression spring series includes selections to work in holes from 1/8" (3.18mm) to 1" (25.40mm). They are available in a range of free lengths, starting at 0.250" (6.35mm) up to 2" (50.80mm).