torque wrench


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torque wrench

n
(Tools) a type of wrench with a gauge attached to indicate the torque applied to the workpiece
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Noun1.torque wrench - a wrench that has a gauge that indicates the amount of torque being appliedtorque wrench - a wrench that has a gauge that indicates the amount of torque being applied
spanner, wrench - a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
Translations
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Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Continuous Ratcheting Hydraulic Torque Wrench Model-"Htw-4L", Make - "Torqtight" Of Capacity 400 Kg-Mtr, Working Pressure - 700 Bar Consisting Of - (1) Double Acting Cylinder With Two Individual Hose Connections.
AS an ongoing process to provide users with high performance tools, Hi-Force, the UK's leading manufacturer and supplier of hydraulic tools, has recently launched a new range of torque wrench pumps and mechanical and pneumatic torque multipliers to the market.
Each torque wrench comes calibrated in compliance with ANSI/NCSLZ540-3 and ISO_10011 standards.
Working mainly with the offshore and subsea sectors, the company makes and rents hydraulic torque wrenches, which can tighten nuts and bolts to highly specific requirements, while offering a range of associated services such as torque wrench calibration, torque wrench training and torque wrench repair.
The site goes on to explain, “Through a relatively simple arrangement of gears, a torque multiplier is needed when a prescribed amount of torque must be applied to threaded fasteners having a diameter of one inch or more, and/or when fasteners must be accurately tightened in a workspace which precludes the use of a torque wrench with a long arm length.
BUT FIRST, BE A PAL AND HAND US THAT TORQUE WRENCH .
Try another method: First, round up three machinist's levels (yes, three), one torque wrench, and two people.
After applying the antiseize, use a breaker bar or torque wrench on the barrel nut to fasten down the barrel to either tight snugness or the recommended torque.
The Armorer's Kit includes AR Armorers Vise, AR-15 Combo Tool, Torque Wrench, Upper Vise Block Clamp with Gas Tube Alignment Tool, Maintenance Mat with Exploded View AR-15, Pivot Pin and Roll Pin Installation Tool, AR Front Sight Tool, Delta Ring Tool, Strap Wrench, AR-15 Bore Guide, AR-15 Adjustable Receiver Link, Bore Brush, .
Always use a torque wrench set to 8 lb-in to tighten connectors and receivers.
The bearing units mount and dismount to the shaft quickly from the same side using only a torque wrench reducing axial space requirements.
3M ESPE states that the wrench's custom torque markings provide a continuous readout while the graduated torque wrench helps maintain appropriate torque levels during the MDI placement procedure.