What is meant by “rod take-out” in spring supports?
November 2, 2010
The rod take out (RTO)is the amount of space between the upper attachment point and the lower attachment point of spring hanger assembly.
Rod-Take Out Indicated on a Variable Spring Hanger
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Engineered Spring Supports (Practical, Hands-on Approach) Webinar
Learn how the theoretical applications of spring supports are put into use in the real world. We will start with a review of the working principles of both variable and constant springs. See how brand new spring looks at delivery, and review installation guidelines. Learn the key points to review through the total installation process and subsequently when the springs are in operation. See how to determine if springs need adjustments, re-calibration, refurbishment, or replacement. View in field examples, shutdown, and isolation procedures. See the selection process required when there are significant changes to the operating condition.
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