Torque Sensors

Mountz Torque Video Webinar: Do You Know How to Select A Torque Sensor?

Mountz, The Torque Tool Specialists®, hosted a torque webinar about how to select the proper torque sensor for your application. Measuring torque is essential for manufacturers to ensure their product’s quality, safety and reliability isn’t compromised. The failure of a three-cent fastener that isn’t properly tightened can lead to catastrophic or latent torque failures. Fasteners…

Torque Verification Webinar

Mountz Torque Video Webinar: Learn How to Identify When a Torque Tool is Falling Out of Calibration

Mountz, The Torque Tool Specialists®, hosted a torque webinar regarding nagging quality issues that manufacturers look to resolve daily or weekly. How to detect when a tool starts to drift out of calibration? Every industry which relies on torque tools does so for the same reason: accuracy and repeatability matters.  Whether it’s in a ventilator,…

It's important to ensure accurate torque values for metric bolts.

Using, Converting, and Understanding Torque Values for Metric Bolts

You’ve heard the story. In 1999, a navigation error caused the Mars Climate Orbiter to enter the planet’s atmosphere incorrectly, where it burned and shook itself down to microcomponents and molecules. Why? Because information transferred between the spacecraft’s manufacturers and the navigation team was never converted from English units to metric. While it was incorrect…