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torque wrench

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(Tools) a type of wrench with a gauge attached to indicate the torque applied to the workpiece
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Noun1.torque wrench - a wrench that has a gauge that indicates the amount of torque being appliedtorque wrench - a wrench that has a gauge that indicates the amount of torque being applied
spanner, wrench - a hand tool that is used to hold or twist a nut or bolt
Translations
clé dynamométrique

torque wrench

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Enerpac announced the new RSL Series Low Profile and Square Drive Torque Wrenches. This versatile, single-drive unit solution with interchangeable hex cassettes and square drive heads lets users quickly change tools during operations, enhancing productivity and lowering tool investment costs.
Warne Manufacturing Company recently released a series of preset torque wrenches that are sure to alleviate some of the stresses in our lives.
The aim of the present study was to explore the accuracies of new and aged torque wrenches and to compare the amounts of torque delivered by new devices and devices exposed to aging procedures.
Torque wrenches were being imported and sold alongside the honing machines because it was known that uneven torque tightening of engine cylinder head bolts would distort the cylinder bore.
So zero all torque wrenches, but especially those that click.
The pumps multi outlet four-way design allows for four hydraulic torque wrenches to be used simultaneously providing an even compression of the critical leak sealing gasket on flange joint connections," she explains.
Working mainly with the offshore and subsea sectors, the company makes and rents hydraulic torque wrenches, which can tighten nuts and bolts to highly specific requirements, while offering a range of associated services such as torque wrench calibration, torque wrench training and torque wrench repair.
I like torque wrenches with longer handles because sometimes the amount of force needed for a barrel installation gets on up there and the longer handle makes subtle shifts toward tight easier to control.
23 April 2013 - Swedish industrial group Atlas Copco AB (STO:ATCO-A) on Tuesday said it had completed the purchase of US hydraulic torque wrenches manufacturer Rapid-Torc Inc, as part of a plan to boost product range and reach new customers.
Torque wrenches do not offer any advantage when removing or loosening a fastener as their purpose is in tightening fasteners in order to achieve a specified amount of torque.
Primarily intended for use in the wind energy sector, the TWHC is SPX BOLTING SYSTEMS' additional line of square drive torque wrenches. Typically contractors are working 24/7 to erect turbines.