The function of upholstery springs in upholstered furniture is to give comfort and resilience to the seat. Upholstery springs are used along with foam and other fillers. Upholstery springs are graded by the gauge of the spring 8 and 9 gage is typically used for seating. 11 gauge are used for backs
The function of upholstery springs is to absorb shock and give added resilience to the seat. Upholstery springs are classified according to their usage, firmness, shape and end of coil. The upholstery springs are selected to suit the use, the load they are to carry, and the depth of the frame in which they will be placed.
Coil Seat springs are made of heavy 9 Gauge wire, Coil seat springs range in height from 4 inches to 12 inches. When choosing an upholstery coil seat spring, keep your pre-tying height to at least 4 inches above the rail you are planning to attach the upholstery spring to.
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