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Choosing the Best Material for Custom Made Springs

Choosing the Best Material for Custom Made Springs

At Mid-West Spring and Stamping, we know the importance of being informed and we always aim to provide our clients with the tools necessary to make important project decisions every step of the way. When it comes to custom designing springs for various applications,...

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Quality Orders at a Price That’s Right

Quality Orders at a Price That’s Right

Keeping costs low shouldn’t have to come at the expense of lower quality. Instead, it is Mid-West Spring and Stamping’s mission to build long-term relationships with our customers, and we do that through responsiveness and proactive communication. During the process,...

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Designing a Safe and Effective Spring

Designing a Safe and Effective Spring

In order to design the right spring for your project, many factors come into play. One of the most important things that affects the spring’s design is its usage and expected stress. Stress and stress range govern the life of a spring, making spring stress a...

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Producing Prototypes On Demand

Producing Prototypes On Demand

During the design cycle, you will need to see your product in action. With certain specifications required, one of the most essential steps is to design and build a prototype. This prototype will be used for real-world testing, and you will learn what needs to be...

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Shot Peening Will Increase the Life of Your Parts

Shot Peening Will Increase the Life of Your Parts

Strength and performance matter when it comes to the integrity of parts and components. Through the process of shot peening, the service life of a component can be extended by increasing resistance to fatigue. By understanding how shot peening works, and why it is...

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How a Snap Ring Is Designed to Meet the Highest Standards

How a Snap Ring Is Designed to Meet the Highest Standards

Snap rings, also referred to as retaining rings, are fasteners that hold components or assemblies onto a shaft or in a housing/bore when installed. These fasteners are essential in operations for keeping parts in place, and their design is purposefully engineered for...

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Creating More Value With Fewer Resources

Creating More Value With Fewer Resources

Mid-West Spring and Stamping strives for continuous improvement, while also eliminating waste in the workplace. That commitment began two decades ago and we have never looked back. Our Lean Manufacturing program involves a mindset that demands constant vigilance and...

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Extending the Life of Your Extension Springs

Extending the Life of Your Extension Springs

Designed with a hook or loop on each end, extension springs make it possible to connect many mechanisms across many industries. Like all springs, heavy duty extension springs store and absorb energy, however extreme stress will limit their performance. To get the most...

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