Provides insight into how torque tools are used for a variety of applications.
Critical Rotor Assembly Nut for Helicopter Tightened with a Hand Torque Multiplier
A helicopter manufacturer had a critical torque application during the routine maintenance process of their aircraft. The rotor of the helicopter requires servicing after every 20 hours of flight. Some of these aircraft are serviced in very remote...
Deep Down in Coal Mine, Torque Multipliers are Selected for Maintenance Applications
Deep down in a coal mine, the foreman faced lengthy and costly dilemmas for two key maintenance applications. The first maintenance application was for removing and re-tightening the bolts during the servicing process for "Mining Heads" used...
Railroad Ties Securely Bolted with Electric Torque Multiplier
During the maintenance of heavily operated railroads or laying down new railroad tracks, using an impact wrench for bolting applications is a costly decision. Lack of proper torque control requires an additional step in the fastening process