Allen key

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Allen key

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Allen wrench

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(Tools) an L-shaped tool consisting of a rod having a hexagonal cross section, used to turn a screw (Allen screw) with a hexagonal recess in the head. A different size of key is required for each size of screw

Allen key

allen wrench
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Allen key

[ˈælənˌkiː] Allen wrench (US) [ˈælənˌrentʃ] Nllave f (de) Allen
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The Law Tactical kit comes with everything you need for installation, with the exception of a couple of Allen wrenches.
Included inside that case are a gun padlock, a cleaning rod with a built-in bore brush, two Allen wrenches, and two magazines.
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MB FILE - A policeman presents license plates, assorted car keys, allen wrenches and other tools confiscated from the Mac Lester Reyes Carnapping Group following the arrest of its leader and five members in a series of operations over the past week in Caloocan, Malabon (Linus Guardian Escandor II)
The tool-less Silent Bushing System allows for quick, easy and noise-free alterations without having to dig through a pile of Allen wrenches.
I can't think of a week that goes by when I don't use Allen wrenches to tinker with something bow related.
8-inch saw blade, pliers with wire cutters, six Allen wrenches, flathead and Phillips screwdriver and, of course, a bottle opener.
It should include a set of jack bolts for splitting the die bodies and a set of Allen wrenches for removing the die bolts.
DeWatt, Kobatt, Makita, Ridgid, Ryobi and Skil saws have wrenches or Allen wrenches stored on the saw or attached to the cord.
Then we had to go back a week later and buy one more shelving unit to store all those Allen wrenches.
A collection of Allen wrenches is always necessary primarily for aftermarket parts installations.
Ordered based an a motor's frame size, the kit includes the correct size split Aegis grounding ring and mounting hardware--screws, washers, Allen wrenches, and four styles of brackets, for use in a wide range of combinations to facilitate mounting of the ring on virtually any NEMA or IEC motor faceplate.