To measure a compression spring, you can use dial calipers, a micrometer, a ruler or tape measure for larger springs.
When measuring a compression spring, you must determine the following five elements:
As you learn about taking accurate spring dimensions, explore compression spring terminology for helpful symbols and definitions.
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