Proper torque control is essential when working with large assets.

Understanding Torque Tool Asset Management

Large assets—such as holding tanks, heat exchangers, sawmills, dynamos, or nuclear reactors—are indispensable to many industries and government services. When a large asset fails, production facilities face significant downtime costs. If the industry provides an essential service to the community, such as a large power plant or a wastewater treatment facility, then the failure of…

Torque wrenches with interchangeable heads are useful for manufacturers needing versatility.

Interchangeable Head Torque Wrenches Enhance Manufacturer Versatility

It doesn’t all come down to nuts and bolts. Specialty manufacturers of aerospace or automotive parts, medical devices, and packaging often must deliver precise amounts of torque to non-standard fasteners. The range of non-standard fasteners is broad enough to escape simple description, but examples include eye-bolts, clevises, oil filters, syringe caps, and even hex-head bolts…

MMTB Break-Over Wrench

Miniature Torque Wrench Ensures Accurate, Proper Torque Control

Finding a small torque wrench for those delicate low torque applications can be challenging. The MMTB is a miniature torque wrench that provides accurate repeatability and durability for most industrial assembly applications. The versatile wrench, from Mountz Inc., is available with different head configuration options, like an open-end, box, flare, hex key or ratchet head.…