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…

Metric Bolts

Selecting Metric Bolts

Bolt head style, drive style, material, size, and grade are all important elements for selecting the correct metric bolt for your fastening application. Do your eyes glaze over at all the metric bolt choices? We know it can be kind of overwhelming and confusing, especially if you’re not used to ordering metric parts. Let’s look…

Metric Fasteners from Mr. Metric (A Member of the Mountz Torque Family)

With 50 years of experience, Mountz, Inc. has proven its in-depth knowledge of torque and manufacturing expertise by consistently developing, producing, marketing and servicing highly sophisticated, quality torque tools. But did you know Mountz also offers fasteners? The answer is YES! Mr. Metric (a Mountz company) offers fasteners … METRIC FASTENERS! Founded in 1980, Mr.…