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Precision .018" Thick Tattoo Front Spring Made of Blue Carbon Steel
Each of these Precision brand tattoo front springs is made from .018"-thick blue carbon steel and has a 2-pronged back for easy installation and removal. They're designed to work with any conventional tattoo machine armature bar. This tattoo front spring's innovative design controls where the spring flexes within a working armature assembly.
Our Precision .018" thick blue carbon steel tattoo front springs are sold flat; they must be bent to suit your application. Shipping these front springs flat ensures that there's no loss of temper in the steel, yielding perfect tattoo springs every time.
Learn how to insert front and back springs into an armature assembly, what combinations of front and rear spring weights to use for different effects and more in our How Coil Tattoo Machine Springs Work article. You can also review our coil tattoo machine spring setup tips graphic by scrolling through the alternate images above, or view a downloadable PDF version of the spring tips file here to learn which combinations of front and back springs tend to work best together for lining versus shading work.
The following webchart is a quick reference guide for standard body jewelry measurements and how to measure basic body jewelry. Please print this webchart to help measure your body jewelry accurately.
Visit our PainfulPleasures Infocenter for additional body jewelry information. There, you will find detailed articles on standard body jewelry sizes, how to measure body jewelry, basic body jewelry, and more.
Ensure compatibility between standard (non-custom) PainfulPleasures body jewelry parts using the tables below. More information on threading, including custom thread patterns, can be found in our Threading Infocenter article.
Internally threaded jewelry has a threaded post on the top and/or end, which is then inserted into a threaded hole in the barbell shaft.
Internal Thread Pattern
0.8mm or 0.9mm
Externally threaded jewelry has a threaded post on the barbell shaft, which is then inserted into a threaded hole in the top and/or end.
14g, 12g, 10g
External Thread Pattern
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