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July 25th, 2014

Here’s How They Fixed That!

On Monday we asked readers how they would fix the job “Screwing Bolts to a Metal Plate”. Thanks to those who participated in the conversation. Your solutions were great.  For a reminder of the task and to view the “before” photo, or to add your solution, view  the link above.

The “fix” was…

Torque Changing Tool After

“After” Photo

Solution Description:
The company invested in a hydraulic torque tool to ensure that the proper torque is applied to the bolts without over-tightening. The articulating arm absorbs the reaction from the torque.

Be sure to come back Monday for the next round of “How’d They Fix That?”

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