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The Evolution of the Mountz TB Break-Over Torque Wrench

Posted by Mountz Torque March 4th, 2015 0 Comments   
AMPEX VR-3000 (1967)

The Mountz TB or Torque Break-Over Wrench came to life to fill a customer application request in the late 1960s. AMPEX Corporation, founded in 1944, in San Carlos, California by Alexander M. Poniatoff was a pioneer in early audio and film recording and later data instrumentation devices. The name AMPEX was an acronym for the […]


What do Super Bowl XLIX and Mountz Inc. have in Common?

Posted by Mountz Torque February 18th, 2015 0 Comments   
Foley Map

The answer may not be obvious, but the answer behind this question is pretty interesting. That answer is Foley, Alabama. So why is that interesting? The worldwide distribution center of Mountz, Inc. is located in Foley, Alabama. An interesting fact about Foley, Alabama is that it is a rural town near the Gulf of Mexico. […]

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Metal Handle Click Wrenches for Industrial Fastening Applications

Posted by Mountz Torque January 8th, 2015 0 Comments   
Metal Handle Click Wrenches

Mountz introduces two new style of click wrenches to its torque wrench product offering. The new EPT Series is an adjustable click wrench and the IPT Series is a preset click wrench. Engineered to accurately provide proper torque control, these wrenches are built with high quality materials, which reduces the frequency for maintenance and repairs […]

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Tips for Selecting a Preset Torque Screwdriver

Posted by Mountz Torque December 5th, 2014 0 Comments   
Preset Torque Screwdrivers

What is Quality? In manufacturing, a measure of excellence or a state of being free from defects, deficiencies and significant variations. It is brought about by strict and consistent commitment to certain standards that achieve uniformity of a product in order to satisfy specific customer or user requirements ( Quality needs consistency. Quality provides a […]


Avoiding Electrostatic Discharge in the Assembly Process

Posted by Mountz Torque October 16th, 2014 0 Comments   
Avoiding Electrostatic Discharge with ESD torque tools

Do you believe in ghosts? If you are a manufacturing engineer, or find yourself involved anywhere within the production environment for microelectronic products, you should at least believe in the invisible reality of Electrostatic Discharge (ESD). For nothing can harm a product more than the specter of catastrophic or latent failure caused by an ESD […]


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