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Spring (device) - Types
... Springs can be classified depending on how the load force is applied to them Tension/Extension spring – the spring is designed to operate with a tension load, so the spring stretches as the load is applied to it ... Compression spring – is designed to operate with a compression load, so the spring gets shorter as the load is applied to it ... Torsion spring – unlike the above types in which the load is an axial force, the load applied to a torsion spring is a torque or twisting force, and the end of the spring ...

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