Yep, the springs have a way of finding the darkest recesses of your room. Until you get the technique of compressing a jaw which frees the opposite jaws spring. You can now flip that jaw without fear of losing the spring.
I drilled a slight relief in the handle so the setscrew does not need to be over tightened, denting the handle. I also like the short handle for pistol, 300blk and 5.56 loading.