Gas Strut Information

Metrol Springs Limted offer a comprehensive range of gas struts, end fittings and connecting parts from stock. To see our gas struts range, please click on the ranges below to go to our gas struts website

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Variable gas struts
Fixed Force gas struts
Stainless steel variable gas struts
Locking gas struts (available soon)
Traction gas struts (available soon)
Heavy duty gas springs from 5000N to 75000N (available soon)
Ball joints, eye fittings, clevis forks and brackets
Protection and safety locking tubes

Metrol Springs can help you with your applications and special projects from design, selection of the right product to prototype and production volume. We offer our customers:

No cost engineering back up
Project design / CAD drawing designs
Custom design to suit your application
Sales force with real product knowledge & technical backgrounds
Extensive range of gas springs & struts. Incl. variable, locking, dampers & stainless
Comprehensive stock of brackets, end fittings & linkages.

We can supply quantities from 1 to 100,000’s. Working with our customers we are able to offer stock call off orders so the parts are always in stock and available for immediate despatch. We hold a large stock of standard gas struts, end fittings and brackets for next day delivery.

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As well as supplying OEMs we specialise in replacement struts on existing equipment, Nitro-Strut variable and fixed force struts gives us the flexibility to provide a suitable replacement from stock.



Sales and technical help: 01604 499332
Alternatively, click here to contact via email or via our fax on 01604 493390.

Trade Counter - You can collect or buy direct from our 30,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Northampton. Please click here for directions.
New applications, need help or advice on which gas strut to use and what mounting positions to use, call our technical hotline 01604 499332 for advice.