Accession Number : ADD016124

Title :   Torque Application Technique and Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 14 Dec 92, patented 2 Nov 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Pineault, Raymond P

Report Date : 02 Nov 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A tool which produces a measured torque is coupled to a bolt head or nut, located in a relatively inaccessible area, by apparatus which includes a wrench member affixed to an adaptor. The wrench member is sized and shaped to engage the fastener to be operated upon and the adaptor has a tubular construction with a tool engaging socket at one end. The adaptor is provided with an elongated slot which accommodates any wires which may pass through the fastener.

Descriptors :   *TORQUE, *PATENTS, BOLTS, CONSTRUCTION, SLOTS, TOOLS, WIRE, WRENCHES, FASTENINGS, NUTS(FASTENINGS)

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE