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torque wrench

noun
1.
a wrench having a dial or other indicator showing the amount of torque being applied.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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Examples from the web for torque wrench
  • Provide sufficient clearance for use of torque wrench at all connections.
  • Calibrated torque wrench for torque-controlled expansion anchors.
  • Calibrated torque wrench and spud wrench or equivalent.
  • After obtaining snug-tight, repeat the procedure and do random testing with a torque wrench.
British Dictionary definitions for torque wrench

torque wrench

noun
1.
a type of wrench with a gauge attached to indicate the torque applied to the workpiece
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