Torx


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Torx

 (tôrks)
A trademark for a screw with a head having a socket shaped like a six-pointed star and for a screwdriver with a tip that fits it.
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Included on the Gun Tool are: three Torx wrenches, two hex wrenches, a choke tube wrench that fits .
Only a T27 Torx bit and torque wrench set to 60 inch-pounds are required to accomplish each transformation.
Caption: KEY SPEC: Accessories include battery clips, a sealing kit, self-tapping screws, and a Torx T10 screwdriver.
Each Triad ships in a sturdy carrying case, and includes a dual-sided diamond-coated grinding wheel, an electrode holder, a Torx 20 screwdriver, and a machine holder designed for bench top mounting.
It comes with 10 interchangeable bits including a square drive-adapter bit; T10, T15 and T20 Torx bits; 3/32 and 5/32 Allen bits; a Leupold/Buehler windage bit; and #10, #11 and #32 deluxe flat-blade bits.
The compact, convenient system contains bits for two Phillips heads, two slotted heads, one square head, and one T15 Torx head.
Retract-A-Bit includes 2 Phillips head bits, 2 slotted head bits, a square head bit and a T15 Torx head bit.
The bathroom partitions are fastened the way that they are because someone, somewhere, must have written a spec that went something like: "Pilasters shall be 82 inches high and fastened into a 3-inch-high pilaster shoe with a stainless-steel, tamper-resistant Torx head sex bolt.
Apart from the common slotted and cross-head versions, you might also find Torx, Star and Allen heads, so make sure the set you choose can deal with as many as possible.
The CyberTool comes with either 29 or 34 features, including tiny torx and pozidrive bits for dealing with those too-small-to-see parts of the computer.
Alcoa Fastening Systems (AFS) announces that it has signed an amendment to its current Torx Plus[R] drive license agreement with Acument[R] Global Technologies, Inc.
It has the usual small and large slotted and Phillips bits, plus two sizes of square drives, two sizes of Torx tips and two sizes of outdrive.