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Mountz Introduces the New FGC Cam-Over Torque Wrench

Mountz, The Torque Tool Specialist ®, introduces the next generation in cam-over wrench technology. Engineered and assembled in Silicon Valley, the FGC line of precision preset cam-over wrenches are the most advanced torque wrenches for high-level process and quality control. The wrench’s repeatability, traceability, and precision will prevent tightening failures. Surpassing the ISO 6789 standard…

Error-Proof Manufacturing

Mountz Torque Video Webinar: How to Implement Error-Proofing Manufacturing and be COVID-19 Compliant

Mountz, The Torque Tool Specialists®, hosted a torque webinar about how to improve quality by implementing error-proofing techniques, along with tips for transforming the manufacturing area to be COVID-19 compliant. Minor fastening errors can quickly blossom into big problems. Over- or under-tightening can cause the fastener or assembly to fail under stress, either immediately or later.…

Torque Tools for Contract Manufacturing

Contract Manufacturer Implements Innovative Error-Proofing and Data Collection Process

As the digital age marches forward, electronics assembly is in high demand. This global electronic contract manufacturer customer has locations around the world designed to meet the unique needs of every kind of assembly. In one of its US facilities, they contract manufacture servers and routers for industry-leading companies. Because some of the boards being…

Aerospace Torque Tools

Aerospace Manufacturer Maximizes Productivity While Maintaining Quality with Electric Screwdrivers

Mountz was asked by a long time Aerospace customer who was looking to increase their productivity. In its manufacturing operation, the aerospace company was using light assembly electric torque screwdrivers to build the power modules that sit under the middle seat in each row of the plane to enable passengers to charge their devices. With…

These tips will help you find the right lean manufacturing tools supplier.

Lean Manufacturing Tools: Secrets to Selecting the Right Tool Supplier

Efficiency drives business. Being able to do more work for a lower cost is the essential value that business operations create. In manufacturing, seeking efficiency leads businesses to make decisions that create the most value for their companies. In concrete terms, this thinking can be applied to many practical aspects of business operations. For instance,…

Torque Testing Tools

How to Confirm Torque Values for Contract Manufacturers

Modern manufacturing is global. One company’s product—like a sedan, a tractor, or an airliner—may be made of materials from dozens of countries and assembled in dozens more. No matter how many smaller contract manufacturers are involved in the creation of a final product—whether it’s one or two-hundred—only one company is ultimately responsible for the final…

When manufacturing emergency equipment, proper torque control is paramount.

The Importance of Torque Control in Emergency Equipment Manufacturing

Emergency equipment varies widely. Simple tools—like backboards, braces, anchors, pulleys, ladders, and axes—intermingle with more complex equipment like SCBA gear, ventilation fans, HAZMAT-rated suits, the jaws of life, and even remote-controlled or autonomous search and rescue drones. For each of the many, far-ranging types of emergencies in the civil, industrial, wildland, marine, or military spheres,…