Tutorial: How to make a Working Spring.
This is a tutorial for a working spring which can be compress and also can be extend.
This tutorial will be helpful to you. just follow the steps and read the description for every step.
Model is also available Spring working
animation tutorial is here http://grabcad.com/questions/tutorial-how-to-animate-a-working-spring
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Answered with a tutorial: https://grabcad.com/tutorials/tutorial-how-to-make-a-working-spring--1
This is another tutorial for making same spring in NX.
model is uploaded Spring working
I hope you will like this.
Answered with a tutorial: https://grabcad.com/tutorials/tutorial-how-to-make-a-working-spring
wouldn't it be more accurate to dynamically scale a helix in the vertical axis with a variable, that helix being the sweep path for the wire profile? the variable can be linked by an equation to always yield the correct spring length when the connected components move.