What does volute spring mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coil spring, volute spring(noun)

    a spring in the shape of a coil


  1. Volute spring

    A Volute spring is a compression spring in the form of a cone. Under compression, the coils slide past each other, thus enabling the spring to be compressed to a very short length in comparison to what would be possible with a more conventional helix spring. The shape of the initial spring steel is a "V", with the ends of the V at either end of the wound spring, and the bottom point of the V at the centre. Such springs can frequently be found as a component of garden secateurs. Short posts anchored in each side of the handles, and inserted into each narrow end of the spring, retains the spring in position.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of volute spring in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of volute spring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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