Technical Articles

Norbar Torque Tools, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Hand, Power and Assembly Tools)
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A basic "for reference-only" guide to torque values, and the effect of coatings and lubrication.... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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A primer on calibration standards, methods, and calibration devices.... (View Full Article)
(Hand, Power and Assembly Tools)
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Torque 101. This article explains what torque is, conditions that affect torque, and how to select the right tool for the job.... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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As discussed in the previous article, there are different types of torque tester: mechanical, hydraulic and electronic. Mechanical and hydraulic testers generally use a needle on a dial to show the... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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In an ideal world every torque device would have a range from zero to infinity. In the real world there are many reasons why torque wrenches and screwdrivers have a limited capacity. The ability of... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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In this article we will look in more detail at the ways of testing the performance of hand held torque wrenches. Starting with a reminder about the different types of torque wrench, the article will... (View Full Article)
(Hand, Power and Assembly Tools)
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In this second of a series of articles on torque, we will consider the different types of torque wrench and discuss how to select the correct wrench for your application. Also, how to use and look... (View Full Article)