adjustable spanner


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adjustable spanner

monkey wrench
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Noun1.adjustable spanner - an adjustable tool for gripping hexagonal nuts, with an adjustings crew in the head of the implementadjustable spanner - an adjustable tool for gripping hexagonal nuts, with an adjustings crew in the head of the implement
monkey wrench, monkey-wrench - adjustable wrench that has one fixed and one adjustable jaw
pipe wrench, tube wrench - adjustable wrench for gripping and turning a pipe; has two serrated jaws that are adjusted to grip the pipe
screw wrench - adjustable wrench that has one jaw that can be adjusted by turning a screw
spanner, wrench - a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
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Adjustable wrench - We're not sure why it's called a 'wrench' when it's clearly just an adjustable spanner, but this industrial-looking implement is a great, multi-purpose addition to your toolbox.
Adjustable wrench We're not sure why it's called a 'wrench' when it's clearly just an adjustable spanner, but this industrial-looking implement is a great, multi-purpose addition to your toolbox.
11A SET OF PLIERS AND AN ADJUSTABLE SPANNER You can get pliers sets everywhere, and they are so useful.
9 SET OF PLIERS AND AN ADJUSTABLE SPANNER You get pliers sets everywhere, and they are so useful.
Pliers and an adjustable spanner: You should have at least a set of combination pliers, long-nosed pliers and a set of side cutters.
Spanners are of two types we mainly used like open-ended (ring spanner) and adjustable spanners. The most commonly used spanners are called One Ended Spanners and for heavier tasks replaced by the lighter and sleeker Shifting Adjustable Spanner.
He worked on a simple picture of an adjustable spanner to resolve it into 3D images and then calculated the optimum filament density, the pigmentation and curing to print an adjustable spanner of the desired strength and colour.
Use an adjustable spanner to hold the central hexagonal nut to unscrew the spindle while bracing the tap spout with your other hand.
His injuries were not discovered until a supervisor returned up to 40 minutes after the accident, having said he was going to find an adjustable spanner.
The only tools they took to keep the car on the road were an adjustable spanner and a hammer along with a roll of gaffer tape and a tin of superglue.
Tools required: Long-handled spanner (if turning the water off at the mains) Adjustable spanner Set of screwdrivers Replacement fibre washer (for supply pipe connector) PTFE tape If there are drips from the overflow take a look at the mechanism inside the cistern.

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