Hot winding


The coiling process of hot winding, winding heated wire around a mandrel, then cooling it in oil and tempering it, in order to create metal springs.

Alternative labels

hot coiling process braiding
hot coiling process twisting
hot coiling process circuits
hot coiling process looping
hot looping
hot braiding
hot circuits
hot twisting

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Hot winding is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Hot winding is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Spring maker: Spring makers operate a variety of equipment and machinery designed to manufacture different types of spring, including leaf, coil, torsion, clock, tension, and extension spring.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022

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