Helices Under Load

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A. J. Durelli, V. J. Parks, H. M. Hasseem

Civil and Mechanical Engineering Department, The Catholic University of America, Washington, D. C.

J. Eng. Ind 97(3), 853-858 (Aug 01, 1975) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3438692 History: Received April 24, 1974; Online July 15, 2010


Previous solutions for the case of close-coiled helical springs and for helices made of thin bars are extended to cover all the range of geometric parameters. The complete solution is presented in simple graphs convenient for use by designers. The theoretical development is corroborated with new experiments.

Copyright © 1975 by ASME
Topics: Stress , Springs
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