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Old 04-27-2012, 05:00 PM   #55
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Location: Boston,Massachusetts
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The Equivalent K for 2 springs connected in Parallel (like a fork) is:


So if you have a .3 K spring in each leg - you have a .6k total.

If you bought 10% stiffer springs - you still have a 10% stiffer total - not 20%

Likewise, use only one and you have a 5% stiffer total.
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