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Who Is Robert Hooke And What Did He Discover?

Robert Hooke

Robert Hooke was an English physicist, best known for discovering the Law of Elasticity, or,  Hooke’s Law. In this blog post we’re going to cover everything there is to know about Robert Hooke, from who he is and what he discovered, to his influence on modern science and manufacturing.  Irvine Springs is a spring manufacturer […]

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Top 2021 Manufacturing Trends To Watch This Year

Working at the Workbench

Now that we’re a quarter of the way into the year, we want to make our official predictions for the future of manufacturing. We have identified 14 manufacturing trends which we believe will arise this year, as influenced by growing demand, advances in technology and the triumphs and failures of previous years. Although these trends […]

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A Message from the MD

The team at Irvine Springs hopes you, your family and work colleagues are keeping safe and well during this time. Neil Matthews, MD at Irvine Springs, has delivered an important message, reassuring our customers that we remain open for business during this unprecedented time and that our five core reasons to purchase from us are […]

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Irvine Springs – 50 Years Of Excellence

Irvine Springs was established in 1969 manufacturing bespoke springs for local industry. In our 50-year history, we have advised customers across the globe on spring design for optimal performance. We also work with customers to drive cost from their designs to provide them with commercial advantage. This includes surface finish to enhance performance, or where […]

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Common Uses for a Compression Spring

  A соmрrеѕѕіоn ѕрrіng іѕ аn ореn соіl hеlісаl ѕрrіng thаt оffеrѕ rеѕіѕtаnсе tо a соmрrеѕѕіvе fоrсе applied аxіаllу. Thеу саn bе formed іn mаnу ѕhареѕ, whісh іnсludе суlіndrісаl, соnісаl, bаrrеl аnd hоurglаѕѕ. Cоmрrеѕѕіоn ѕрrіngѕ аrе dеvісеѕ mаdе uр оf hеlісаllу fоrmеd coils wіth a ріtсh іn bеtwееn uѕеd tо рuѕh bасk оn аn аррlіеd […]

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