WHAT ARE TORQUE APPLYING TOOLS USED FOR?
- Torque Applying Tools are used to apply a set torque to a fastener
- The tool will slip, break or click to signal to the operator when the set torque is reached
WHAT TYPES OF TOOLS ARE THERE FOR APPLYING TORQUE?
- Preset Torque Tools are ideal in environments that require the same torque to be applied to a fastener time after time. These types of tool are tamperproof so are ideal for use by staff who are not highly skilled. The tools must be set using a Torque Calibration Analyser.
- Calibrated Scale Torque Tools have a visible scale that allows the user to adjust the tools to their desired torque setting. This tool is ideal for use in areas where a range of different torque settings need to be applied.