box wrench


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box wrench

n.
A wrench having a closed, ringlike end designed to fit over a nut or bolt.

box′ wrench`


n.
a wrench having ends that surround the nut or head of a bolt.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.box wrench - a wrench with a closed loop (a socket) that fits over a nut or bolt headbox wrench - a wrench with a closed loop (a socket) that fits over a nut or bolt head
socket - receptacle where something (a pipe or probe or end of a bone) is inserted
spanner, wrench - a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
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Each kit includes a combination wrench, T-type box wrench, thickness gauge, piston spring compressor, Phillips screw driver, flat screw drivers, socket wrench set, Allen wrench, pliers and tool box.
Partially tighten the screw with a 3/8 box wrench about a 1/8-turn past hand tight.