Kelsey Gripper Bar Spring

I recently bought a Kelsey 5 x 8, and the only thing missing is the gripper bar spring. Is it possible to buy one or make something that would work ? I have the original grippers and gripper bar.
Thank you!

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I bought some Kelsey gripper bar springs from these guys:

I think they have a bunch of them.

Daniel Morris
The Arm Letterpress
Brooklyn, NY

Thank you!

The Gripper Bar Spring on small Kelseys is just a piece of piano wire, bent at one end to keep it from falling out. You can get piano wire at any hobby shop.