Changing the head length on a torque wrench without compensating for the torque output at the fastener is an all too common mistake. The calculation for the torque change can be accurately and quickly solved by using the Sturtevant Richmont Torque Calculator Slide Ruler.
We first designed and built this handy little tool back in the 1960s. People loved it because it was so easy to use. It was so popular that we brought it back so we could fill the requests.
We used to charge for these but we will send you one for free. Simply complete the form and we will send your slide ruler to your business address. If you need more than one we can accommodate those requests through our sales professionals.
If you would like a Torque Slide Ruler we can send you one. Just call 1-847-455-8677 and speak with customer service to order yours.
Error Proofing From A Different Angle: Definition of error proofing and some observations by W. Edwards Deming.
Finding The Balance: In error proofing "one size fits no one." To find what fits in your organization, start with the fundamental question of "How much responsibility for error proofing should be given to the tool and how much should be operator responsibility?" This section provides more on this concept.
Six Error Proofing Scenarios: Error proofing solutions all have trade offs. You can have control or you can have flexibility. Rarely do you get both. This page looks at error proofing extremes as well as the middle ground.
How Much Are You Investing In Errors? If your current error proofing system or approach still leaves you with errors you are investing in errors, not error proofing. Error proofing is about quality and it is also very much about dollars and common sense. This pages digs into that.
Understanding The Common Centerline: Not having a common centerline is one invisible place where your error proofing approach can introduce errors instead of eliminating them. If you want to know how to calculate a common centerline and why it is important this page is for you.
There is more about error proofing in our tool pages. If you need more, your Sturtevant Richmont Sales Professional is a great resource to help. here.
Sturtevant Richmont tools are proudly made by highly capable union hands.