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What kind of metal is very springy and springs back to place for the part that holds the string?
 

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JamesRPatrickBest Answer (author)2011-01-20

Leaf springs. Like from a truck. You might have to cut them lengthwise to make them flexible enough.

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charlesian2000 (author)2012-06-17

5160 is a good spring steel to use.

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