Friday, 1 November 2013

Types of Spanners and Wrenches

Spanners come in all shapes and sizes, many being developed to deal with a specific job.

By far the most important consideration when using a spanner is to ensure that it fits the nut perfectly.

  • Open ended - 'C' spanner
  • Ring spanner
  • Offset ring spanner
  • Split ring spanner
  • Adjustable spanners
  • Wrench
  • Bulldog spanner
  • Precision adjustable spanner
  • Box spanner
  • Socket
  • Allen key
  • Torque wrench
  • Pipe wrenches
  • Stilson wrench
  • Strap wrench
  • Mole Wrench
  • Tap spanner

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