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Rocker Springs

Item #
41210
Rating:
94% of 100

New life for your platform rocker! These durable standard size springs ensure years of rocking pleasure.

(2) Rocker Spring Units
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Weight 1.8000
Tech Spec
  • Dimensions:3-1/2" x 5-1/8"
4.7 / 5.0
101 Reviews
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Rocker Springs
This fit exactly into the holes of the previously installed spring that broke. Only needed one and wished I could purchase one but now I have a spare for the future.
March 30, 2020
Purchased
1 month ago
Woodworking Experience:
Advanced
right item
Works well
February 27, 2020
Purchased
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Great product great price and great service! Thank you.
February 4, 2020
Purchased
2 months ago
WOW
FIT PERFECT.I RECEIVE FAST AND FIT ON MY CHAIR LIKE BRAND NEW
February 3, 2020
Purchased
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Intermediate
Rocker Springs
Perfect fit.
February 1, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Very good product. I would endorse this website to my friends and family.
January 28, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Exactly what we needed to replace very old springs on grandpas rocking chair
January 19, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Rocker Springs
These rocker springs were identical to the ones I needed to replace, and despite ordering from thousands of miles away (Ireland) I received the order in a couple of weeks. I couldn't find replacement springs on this side of the world then I found Rockler. A great company to deal with - Thanks Folks..!
January 16, 2020
Woodworking Experience:
Beginner
base rocker springs
I was redoing my great grandmother's base rocker and I found these when I was googling around. I am so very happy to say that Rockler was amazing at shipping and by Christmas Day my chair was back together.
January 9, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Good, solid springs.
Exactly what we needed to get the Catnapper rocker recliner back in working order.
January 8, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
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Repairing a platform rocker
Kirk on Mar 31, 2020
Need them for a chair repair
Gordon A on Mar 23, 2020
Repairing a platform rocker
Kirk on Mar 31, 2020
Easy to place the order and a great price.
Jerome D on Mar 25, 2020
Need them for a chair repair
Gordon A on Mar 23, 2020
This is an exact duplicate from the 1970s
Daniel C on Feb 27, 2020
Easy and fast to order on web site.
Gary S on Feb 25, 2020
For an early 1960's rocking chair that was my grandmother's.
Pat D on Jan 30, 2020
They go to a wood base rocker I have with worn springs.
Marvin M on Jan 29, 2020
Good price and availability.
Donald G on Jan 26, 2020
Its fits my chair and better price.
james k on Jan 20, 2020
Price was good, and they have an availability date for the product. The other sites were just out of stock.
DONALD S on Jan 17, 2020
It's the same one I need for my rocker.
Vincent S on Jan 17, 2020
first pair wore out
RENEE S on Jan 1, 2020
Renovating an antique rocking chair. and one of the springs was "sprung".
Ronald L on Dec 30, 2019
Need to repair my old rocking chair
Henry G on Dec 12, 2019
The spring in my old rocking chair broke this is the best priced replacement for them
Daniel C on Dec 9, 2019
To replace a broken spring on a rocker recliner.
Donald E on Dec 8, 2019
I have one broken on my favorite chair and this should get me back in it instead of throwing the chair out.
Lloyd K on Dec 1, 2019
One of our favorite rocking chairs has a spring like this and it broke. We want to keep the chair- it's one of our most comfortable- and it's worth fixing.
Kelsey B on Nov 12, 2019
mine were broken
Kirby J on Nov 6, 2019
Restoring antique rocking chair
Larry O on Oct 30, 2019
Broken spring bracket on my favorite Lane rocker recliner. Searched for "Lane spring bracket" and there it was. Much easier than trying to weld the old one.
Robert L on Oct 17, 2019
Theoretically, they fit an OLD La-Z-Boy rocker. If not, I will update this review.
Jim S on Oct 13, 2019
looks identical to the 75 year old rocker I need to update
James B on Aug 22, 2019
To repair our recliner.
Teresa Shores O on Aug 20, 2019
Replace weak springs in an antique rocker.
Holly H on Jul 20, 2019
I've had to keep my rocking chair against a wall for 20 years due to broken springs. I had a lightbulb moment today and realized there just might be replacement springs available online. Found them in less than 10 seconds. Why on earth didn't I think of this sooner?!!
Barbara S D on Jul 12, 2019
One of the installed springs was broken.
John M on Jul 5, 2019
was very happy to find these items on their website
MAXINE S on Jul 1, 2019
Bracket holding springs was broken
John L on Jun 13, 2019
To repair antique rocking chair
Robert O on Jun 10, 2019
To repair a rocking chair.
Bill C on Jun 7, 2019
Rocker is very reliable and the lest money . <br />Barbie Kahn
Barbara K on May 27, 2019
Looks like the spring that broke
Sandra C on May 21, 2019
These were a match for my old rocker.Great!
Deborah T on May 14, 2019
Cause my husband needs them he’s always breaking his
Elizabeth S on May 6, 2019
I had a rocker given to me and one rocker spring was broken. I looked for one that looks like the one on the rocker and your the first one that came up. I really need to get this rocker fixed so I am ordering it from you. Thank you for being there. <br />Carol
Carol C on Apr 30, 2019
because i need it
William M on Apr 25, 2019
I purchased these spring to repair an old rocking chair.
Marianne K on Apr 21, 2019
My rocker springs broke after 25 years.
Thomas M on Apr 6, 2019
Original lazy boy spring assembly broke after 13 years.
Jerry B on Mar 25, 2019
To replace the springs in my Lazy Boy rocker. I'm a heavy rocker so the springs don't usually last long, but these do. Thanks!
Billy B on Mar 23, 2019
Broken spring on our lazyboy
Robert B on Mar 3, 2019
It was exactly what was on the rocker I am restoring.
Mike M on Feb 26, 2019
Just what I needed for an old rocker we have
Rick H on Jan 29, 2019
My rocker springs are broken/worn out ant I needed a new set of springs.
Joe W on Jan 20, 2019
Have 1950 rocker.
Cristine C on Jan 14, 2019
i need it to fix an old rocker
Jason N on Jan 12, 2019
Repair rocker w/busted springs
David B on Jan 10, 2019
building a rocking chair
william n on Jan 6, 2019
broken rocker bracket
GERALD K on Jan 2, 2019
Easy to place the order and a great price.
Jerome D on Mar 25, 2020
This is an exact duplicate from the 1970s
Daniel C on Feb 27, 2020
For an Eastlake platform rocker... mine has single springs on each side. I've seen these called "youth size". I don't think the area of wood is large enough to screw in the double springs. Anyone else run into this issue? Thx Nancy
Nan s on Sep 19, 2016
Have just fitted springs to new chair, feels like you are going to fall over backwards , is there some special way to fit them??
arthur r on Jun 7, 2015
BEST ANSWER: I had the same problem until I moved the spring set forward 2 inches on the pedestal. You will have to try trial and error to fit it correctly.
I have two rocker recliner chairs that are so stiff and dont rock easily. Is there a way to fix this?
Brenda F on Dec 31, 2016
What is considered a pair? Is a pair for both sides of a rocker?
Frank on Jan 7, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes. They come in a sealed plastic bag that contains two of the pictured components, one for each side. Each component has two springs (one controlling the rocker motion one way, the other controlling it the other way), but that's not the "pair." You'll get two components, enough for both sides of one chair.
How do you spread the springs to reattach to the original chair?
A shopper on Jun 9, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The new springs were almost an exact match to the original springs bracket and all so to begin with the hole pattern for the screws has to match - if the hole pattern doesn't match the spring set is not really the right one. Once you are sure the hole pattern is the same and the old bracket and spring is off, screw in the screws in the chair's bracket and next you need to put in one screw in the base. The screw hole should not be very far off but you may need to use several flat blade screw drivers to pry the spring coils apart. Plan on doing this with two people working on it. So once you have the two screws in the chair side bracket and one screw in the base bracket you can use the base to line up the last screw hole. Just plan on taking some time and be patient - some times it took several attempts to do each step. There again, if the hole patterns aren't identical, you have the wrong spring set. Good luck.
I just bought a 70 y o modern Heywood Wakefield platform rocker; which the 2 curves rock on each other, not on a inner lower shelf like I saw on another platform rocker. I do not like the action of it; too stiff, too short a span, too the return too quick. I am concerned that the short span has to do with the shape of the rocking pieces; these are angled, not a balanced half moon. perhaps that is to slow the backward motion, as there are no stops. As far as the too quick, jerky & stiff action, I want a more leisurely rock, paced to a heartbeat, not a jackrabbit. I presume the coils ate too stiff & perhaps need a less heavy duty pair? but ads claim "never sag" but my issue is I wish they would relax more. so I am not sure replacing them will solve the problem. I wish I could stretch out the ones that are on there. mine have 9 coils & I see that advertised as "heavy duty". will just swapping them out for a 10 coil "standard" pair slow it down? want some physics understanding here before I change the original & invest in non returnable parts. Thanks for any insights..
peggy e on Jul 15, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Sorry without seeing the frame that these are going on I cannot help. The biggest thing would be if these springs are compatible with your chair, I cannot tell without seeing the rocker base frame these will attach to.
How do you spread the springs so that they can be reattached to the original base and seat?
A shopper on Jun 9, 2015
BEST ANSWER: First I attach three screws to the top or bottom bracket. Then with the help of another person to hold the chair. I take a long screw driver and slide it between end of bracket through the spring and pry bracket down till the hole in bracket is over hole in chair frame put in screw and repeat for the other end. Hope this helps. Sorry for not getting back to you sooner. If you have already attached the spring then good for you. Happy woodworking.

Ken
We took these springs off a rocker so we could paint the rocker. Now how do we get them back on? The screw holes do not match the original holes. The springs seem to be completely compressed and needs to be spread wider to be able it from base to chair. What do we need to do?
A shopper on Jun 9, 2015
BEST ANSWER: I had a bit of a struggle with this when I was replacing old springs with these new ones. After attaching one side of the bracket, I then used a medium-large screwdriver to wedge into the spring coils and pry or twist them open enough to get one screw into the proper hole on the other side of the bracket. With that one screw in place, it became easier to continue wedging with the screwdriver and get the other screw holes lined up. I don't think I could have done it without an extra pair of hands helping -- one person prying, the other lining up holes and driving in the screw.
Do the screws come with the springs?
Terri R on May 28, 2017
BEST ANSWER: They did not, but I reused the old ones. It was a little difficult getting the springs in position and putting the screws back in, but I had help, so it's all good. My rocker works great again!
Springs don't fit.Do the springs need to be in tension? Not sure where to drill new holes?,
DENNIS G on Oct 11, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I disagree with the first answer. It will save you problems if you have about 3/16" elongation in the springs when mounted on the chair, at rest. (You can do that by putting a screwdriver or wood shims between the coils front & back while locating your mounting holes.) Otherwise, the end springs can over-compress when rocking, giving you a noticeable "bump" each time one coil of the spring rides up over the next.
Does this include the springs for both sides of the chair?
Joseph W on Jan 11, 2020
BEST ANSWER: No I only got one side fixed. They did come and get it and I had it back within a week. Nice people. If you have somone who knows what they're doing (not me!) then you can order the part and fix it yourself. My spring from front to back of the chair was broken. Hope this helps you out.
How do you remove the springs from a lazy boy rocking chair?
jana j on Nov 7, 2016
BEST ANSWER: If the springs are the same as those in the picture you just remove the six screws. Please be aware that there is tension in the springs so may need to be expanded somewhat when you attach the new springs. A screwdriver between the tines works just fine to expand the spring. You may need to partially disassemble the bottom to get at the springs. That would depend on the particular model of chair.
How many curls in the springs?
A shopper on Jul 12, 2015
BEST ANSWER: There are 8 coils per spring.
What is diameter and height of springs in this Assembly?
Chuck N on Mar 17, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Height is 1 1/2” and the O.D. is 1 3/4”
I have an old antique rocker with single spring coils on each side. The brackets are cast iron and one is broken. I can't seem to find single springs or the brackets to use as replacements. Would the double springs work as a replacement for this? Thanks
Tina S on Oct 25, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I'm sure it would work as long as you replace both sides. You may have to adjust the placement of the brackets in order to get the right rock. I hope this helped
I need some help understanding how these fit a rocker? Starting with a good captain's chair from a van, I want to build a rocker base?
Andrew W on Oct 17, 2016
BEST ANSWER: These work with a "platform rocker". If you can find a good picture of the base of a platform rocker (google it) it will be clear how to proceed.
We have an upholstered that belonged to my grandfather, then my father and now me and I'm 70. We had it recovered some years ago and the upholsterer put your new springs on the chair. The screw holes in the wood have elongated so we drilled glued and doweled the holes. Now we need to reattach the spring set. Is there a tool that spreads the spring assembly for the purpose of reattaching the base to the chair?
Steve on Feb 3, 2017
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