What is HYTORC wrench?

What is HYTORC wrench?

HYTORC offers the latest hydraulic bolting technology with unique patented benefits that provide industry-leading safety and accuracy. Incredible repeatability, reliability and durability – HYTORC’s hydraulic bolting systems are the original torque/tension machines.

How does a HYTORC work?

Hytorc Washer works with a dual nut drive. The outer nut drive bears on the knurled outer edge of the HYTORC Washer, while the inner nut drive turns the nut. This makes the classic reaction arm – the number one cause of finger entrapment – redundant.

Who is HYTORC?

HYTORC is a pioneer in providing solutions that eliminate fugitive emissions throughout the world. Learn how proper training, bolting procedures and advanced data capture technology can help eliminate injuries, increase productivity and reduce environmental impact.

What is a RAD gun?

The RAD gun is a type of torque wrench that gets its name from its pistol grip. These tools come in a few different varieties, including pneumatic, electric, and battery-operated (the popular B-RAD system).

Who invented the hydraulic torque wrench?

George Sturdevant
Hydraulic Torque Wrenches were first conceptualised in the early 1960s and later invented by George Sturdevant in 1968.

What is the best type of torque wrench?

BEST OVERALL: TEKTON 1/2 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench 24335

  • BEST BANG FOR THE BUCK: Capri Tools 31000 15-80 Foot Pound Torque Wrench
  • BEST DIGITAL: GEARWRENCH 1/2″ Drive Electronic Torque Wrench
  • BEST PORTABLE: LEXIVON 1/2-Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (LX-184)
  • BEST FOR MOTORCYCLES: Set of 3 Pittsburgh Pro Reversible Click Type Wrench
  • Which is a good torque wrench?

    The range of torque.

  • The size of the square.
  • Accuracy of measurements.
  • Dimensions of the tool.
  • Material of the product.
  • Material of the handle.
  • Readability of the scale and ergonomics of the handle.
  • Direction of movement of the tool.
  • The reset button.
  • Availability of accessories.
  • How to choose a hydraulic torque wrench?

    Beam Torque Wrench. The beam wrench I the simple and basic type of torque wrench where the head and the handle of the wrench are separated by a lever

  • Click adjustabe Torque Wrench. The Click torque wrench is one kind of socket wrench where it can operate to preset the torque level with the clutch mechanism.
  • Hydraulic Torque Wrench.
  • How to use a hydraulic torque wrench?

    Always wear appropriate PPE when using a hydraulic torque wrench.

  • Carry out a system function test by pressurising the system before applying the wrench.
  • If a handle is provided,always grip the wrench here and not by the hoses or other connections,keeping hands away from the reaction member at all times.