Hooke's Law

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Fastener

spring force 2spring force 1Hooke's law states that the amount of spring force, compressed or stretched, is proportional applied to the spring deformation.

formula

\(F_s = -k_s d_s   \)

Where:

\(F_s\) = spring force (applied force)

\(k_s\) = spring constant

\(d_s\) = spring displacement