Allen wrench

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Al′len wrench`

a wrench for Allen screws, formed from a piece of hexagonal bar stock bent to a right angle.
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Noun1.Allen wrench - a wrench for Allen screwsAllen wrench - a wrench for Allen screws    
spanner, wrench - a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
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Simply remove three screws with the furnished Allen wrench and clamshell the TLR-6 around the trigger guard and the relief cuts on the frame.
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Police recovered from the suspects one .38 caliber revolver with fired ammunitions, two improvised picklocks, a hammer, a pair of pliers, an allen wrench, and two sachets of suspected shabu.
There is a small Allen wrench stored near the action's tang.
An Allen wrench (not supplied with the scope) is needed to loosen the 3 locking screws, along with a Phillips-head screwdriver to turn the collimation screws.
Simply lock back the slide, insert the bent end of the small Allen wrench that comes with the pistol (or a bent paperclip) into the hole in the full-length steel guide rod, and ease the slide forward.
These systems can be set up in as little as 15 minutes with a simple Allen Wrench that is included."