Fixed Force Compression Gas Spring

Our renowned fixed force "Swift and Sure" compression gas spring range is an incredibly adaptable product offers a reliable solution for a wide range of engineering needs. This gas strut is available in both carbon and stainless steel, in an extensive range of sizes, and end fittings for a wide variety of applications. Whether you're working on a small project or a large-scale endeavor, our gas springs have got you covered.

Discover the Power of the ‘Swift and Sure’ Fixed Force Compression Gas Spring 

When it comes to lifting heavy loads safely and effortlessly, you can trust Camloc’s standard fixed force gas springs. With uses ranging from vehicles to machine guards, access panels, lockers, and lids, the possibilities are endless for this versatile product. 

Designed with precision and innovation, our gas springs are the solution to even the most demanding requirements. Our fixed force gas springs provide the perfect amount of force required for your specific application. By adjusting forces, oil levels, extension velocities, and oil types, we ensure unparalleled precision and performance that stands out from the competition. Whether you need a gentle touch or a product that can endure harsh impacts and heavy loads, we’ve got you covered. 

Our standard gas strut features extensive options along with customizable features such as connectors, brackets, shrouds, and stop and stay functions to ensure that it fits your unique needs. Not to mention, it is entirely self-contained, maintenance-free, and charged under pressure with an inert gas (nitrogen) for safe usage. 

What are the key benefits of Fixed Force Compression Gas Springs? 

  • Fully customizable 
  • Factory set to required force 
  • Optional variable force adjustment 
  • Maintenance-free 
  • Fully self-contained unit 
  • Sized to your application 
  • Compact design with high durability and reliability 
  • Available in carbon steel and stainless steel 
  • Compression gas spring available in a range of sizes 

Unlocking the Power of Standard Fixed Force Gas Spring 

Gas springs play a crucial role in our everyday motion control solutions. If you have a project that requires lifting, holding open, or counterbalancing an item, our fixed force compression gas springs may be just what you need. 

These gas springs are self-contained motion control solutions charged with an inert gas under pressure. They possess the characteristics of compression springs, delivering a controlled rate of movement by utilizing a slight change in force during extension. 

Our ‘Swift and Sure’ gas spring are fully versatile and customizable. At Camloc, we offer a range of options to ensure the perfect solution for your specific needs. From physical dimensions and force adjustments to oil levels and types, we can fine-tune every aspect. Our piston designs can increase or decrease extension speed, while material selection, including the use of non-magnetic materials, allows us to tailor the product for specific environmental conditions. 

Whether you require help with the installation, mounting, or maintenance of gas struts, our Help Centre offers valuable guidance. Trust in Camloc’s expertise and experience to provide you with reliable gas spring and damper solutions. Discover the possibilities and explore our Help Centre today. 


Aerospace Sector

Aircraft crew – Flip-up seating

Specialised Vehicles Sector

Steering column adjustment

Medical Sector

MR safe springs for patient handling

Discover Tailored Made Gas Spring Solutions for Your Exact Needs 

At Camloc, we understand how crucial gas struts are for your applications. Our team of experienced engineers is committed to providing bespoke services to meet your requirements, even beyond standard types and sizes. 

We take pride in our customer service and work with the latest CAD/CAE techniques to provide customized gas spring solutions. Our engineered solutions precisely match your unique requirements as we recognize that every application is different. 

For more information about our range of solutions, visit our products page on our website. We offer various options to address different needs. 

Contact us by phone at +44 (0)116 274 3600 or fill out our Contact Us form, and one of our team members will get back to you shortly. Trust us to deliver superior quality gas spring solutions that make high-tech feel within reach for everyone. 

What sizes do you offer?

  • Force Range: 50 – 2,500N
  • Stroke Range: 20 – 1,000mm
  • Rod diameter: 6, 8, 10 and 14mm
  • Tube diameter: 15, 18, 23 and 28mm
  • Thread Form: M5 to M10
  • We also offer a wide range of bespoke sizes depending on your requirements.

What options are available?

  • Tube lengths available in 1mm increments
  • Stroke lengths available in 5mm increments
  • Force settings in 5N increments
  • Non-standard rod and tube combinations, for example 6-18, 8-23, 10-28
  • Valve to allow for downward force adjustment
  • Mild steel or 316 stainless steel construction
  • Slow, Regular or Fast Extension Speeds
  • Light, Regular or Heavy Damping
  • Damping zone and k-factor (spring rate) adjustment
  • Safety locking shroud
  • Protection tubes
  • Protective dust cover
  • P4 pressure boost
  • Oil chamber / rod-up mounting options
  • Array of end fittings
  • Food safe oils
  • Non-magnetic / medically safe 
What Our Customers Say

“Working with Camloc is easy and feels like working with other members of our team, they really understand how we work and what we want to achieve."

James Smith – Industrial Sales Manager – Clarendon Specialty Fasteners.

Powering Your Success: How Camloc Operates 

We stay ahead of the curve in our industry by continuously investing in our talented staff and cutting-edge hardware. This ensures that we stay at the forefront of manufacturing processes, leveraging the latest technologies to problem-solve effectively for our customers. Since 2001, we have been committed to enhancing and evolving our production methods through the implementation of lean manufacturing techniques. 

Our commitment to excellence extends to delivering high-quality products that serve a wide range of industry sectors. From the UK to the USA, Europe, and beyond, our solutions have been trusted and utilized worldwide. 

Feel free to reach out to us through our convenient Enquiry Form or call us at +44 (0)116 274 3600. We are always here to assist you. 

Discover a wealth of valuable information on the installation, maintenance, and technical aspects of gas springs, dampers, and motion control solutions by visiting our comprehensive Help Centre.