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Obtaining the Most Accurate Torque Equation Possible

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 20, 2017. Posted in Force measurement, Measurement device, Measurement services

Rotating equipment

The torque is an important, yet often under recognized tool. It may not be used as frequently as a hammer or screwdriver, but it does have its own set of benefits. A torque wrench is a type of wrench, with specific purposes. It is a tool that is used to precisely apply a specific torque to a fastener such as a nut or bolt. It was invented by Conrad Bahr in 1918 while working for the New York City Water Department. The tool has since become widely used and is a common staple in many homeowner?s and construction contractor?s toolboxes. The fit of the torque to the fastener is a unique one and requires special measurement.

Importance of accuracy in measurement

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