spring balance


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spring balance

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(General Physics) a device in which an object to be weighed is attached to the end of a helical spring, the extension of which indicates the weight of the object on a calibrated scale
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Noun1.spring balance - a balance that measure weight by the tension on a helical springspring balance - a balance that measure weight by the tension on a helical spring
balance - a scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
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The friction between the drum and rope could be altered by changing the net tension (difference between the weight and the spring balance reading), by tightening the spring balance end and by adding more dead weights.
So a lot of the last payments in May or April might have been applied to a student's summer tuition instead of the spring balance.
When the eight-day duration spring balance movement was developed, clocks were updated again and the weights discarded.
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The spring balance also acts as a boiler pressure gauge, and is calibrated in boiler pressure with a scale of 0 to 240 PSI.
The easiest way to determine the strength of a Tube Magnet, as promoted by Eriez, is to conduct a pull test using a simple spring balance.
Kolbe says that its Sterling double-hung uses a spring balance system, so it is easy to operate.