Digital Torque Tester debuts

When technicians reach for a torque wrench, they need to know it’s properly tested and ready to perform. The new Digital Torque Tester (DTT) from Snap-on Industrial ensures just that, company officials say.

The DTT can be mounted on a wall or in a bench-top vise to allow a technician to quickly test torque wrenches and torque screw drivers. The DTT comes in 1/4”, 3/8”, 1/2” and 3/4” sizes, and features a touchscreen pad to capture peak torque values during a test in real time. All data can be downloaded to a PC.

Six different styles of the DTT are available, and come in test ranges between 5 and 600 foot pounds. Accuracy is ± 0.50% ±1 count CW and CWW from 10 to 100% of full scale at 25° Celsius, company officials said.

Additional features include:

  • Integral transducer and sturdy housing allow mounting in virtually any position
  • Transducer: full bridge strain gage, 350 ohm, 1500uE, 3mV/VF.S, 3.75 excitation
  • Units of torque: Nm, kgcm, ft.lb., in.lb., in-oz.
  • Operation modes: track, peak and first peak
  • Audible tone and LED light-bar present alerts
  • Display accuracy: 4 digits, 9999 cycle counts

All DTT units are sold in a kit with the tester, hard carrying case, two socket driver reducer adapters and AC/DC power supply.

For more information: 877-740-1900 or SnapOn.com

 

 

People who read this article also read articles on airparks, airshow, airshows, avgas, aviation fuel, aviation news, aircraft owner, avionics, buy a plane, FAA, fly-in, flying, general aviation, learn to fly, pilots, Light-Sport Aircraft, LSA, and Sport Pilot.

Comments

  1. Kaa867 says

    Can you give a part number of this item. Snap-On doesn’t list it on there web-site and the company people can’t find it.

    Thank You,

    Jeff

  2. Bill Ross says

    I appreciate the information but the link to SnapOn’s website plunks you down squarely on the home page and then the link sorta peers out.  NG

Trackbacks

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *