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Spring Fitter

Measure and assemble spring leaves to form set of matched springs.

What does a Spring Fitter do?

Measures, reshapes, and assembles spring leaves to form set of matched springs: Measures leaves, using ruler and straightedge, and sorts them according to size and shape. Reshapes warped leaves to specifications, using sledgehammer or shaping press. Selects and positions matched leaves in vise on worktable and presses pedal to compress leaves. Inserts bolts through leaf holes and tightens nut, using wrench. Verifies length and alignment of spring, using straightedge and ruler. May route spring leaves through assembly process after repairing leaves.