Touchstone Compression Brings Heat To Homes and Businesses Using Hydraulic Torque Wrench Tools

Touchstone Compression Brings Heat To Homes and Businesses Using Hydraulic Torque Wrench Tools

By Rob Rohena and Denise Fedorow You might not think about the processes necessary to deliver heat to your home or business when you turn up the thermostat, but hydraulic tools play a big part. Justin Touchstone of Touchstone Compression explained that when they are drilling a well for natural gas, it comes out atRead more about Touchstone Compression Brings Heat To Homes and Businesses Using Hydraulic Torque Wrench Tools[…]

THE PROBLEMS [AND SOLUTION] OF IMPACT GUNS

THE PROBLEMS [AND SOLUTION] OF IMPACT GUNS

How maintenance, repair, and operations industries can benefit from pneumatic torque wrenches   Manufacturing companies, repair shops, and other operations facilities can be hectic places for their employees, having to take extra safety precautions with each step that is taken, noise that is heard, and power tool that is used. Still, despite their mindfulness, theRead more about THE PROBLEMS [AND SOLUTION] OF IMPACT GUNS[…]

13 Ways to Increase Your Productivity in Your Manufacturing Business

13 Ways to Increase Your Productivity in Your Manufacturing Business

It’s a competitive market out there, and the best chance you have at winning the race is increasing your productivity. Increasing your productivity is a vital component in increasing profits and staying up with the big dogs. Here are 13 ways to increase your productivity in your manufacturing business! Keep up on your Maintenance: ItRead more about 13 Ways to Increase Your Productivity in Your Manufacturing Business[…]

5 Types of Bolt Tightening Tools Used On Wind Turbines

5 Types of Bolt Tightening Tools Used On Wind Turbines

When fastening the nacelle, turbine foundation bolts, yew, and other parts of a wind turbine various torquing methods and preferences exist based on bolt size, application purpose, and standards set at the location where the engineering of wind power is taking place. For this purpose, we have written this post to lightly discuss the …Read more about 5 Types of Bolt Tightening Tools Used On Wind Turbines[…]

Bolt Science: What is the Jost Effect

Bolt Science: What is the Jost Effect

On March 31, 2015 – Machine Design published a post titled, Demystifying Bolt Preload. The article begins by highlighting a study for the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) which found the “… the leading causes of wheel separations from medium and heavy duty trucks are improper tightening of wheel fasteners…” Then, on June 16, 2016,Read more about Bolt Science: What is the Jost Effect[…]

Hydraulic Torque Wrench Safety and Operation

Hydraulic Torque Wrench Safety and Operation

Before operating a hydraulic torque wrench Hydraulic torque wrench safety begins with really understanding what a hydraulic torque wrench is and how it is used. In contrast to hydraulic tensioning devices which directly stretch a bolt, hydraulic torque wrenches apply a turning force or torque to a nut or bolt head. This force causes the boltRead more about Hydraulic Torque Wrench Safety and Operation[…]

Hydraulic Torque Tools Deliver Wind Power Safety

Hydraulic Torque Tools Deliver Wind Power Safety

Before we get into how hydraulic torque tools and light-weight components are helping improve safety for Wind Power installer and turbine manufacturers, let us go back to a little earlier in 2016. This can also lead to litigation, which some things is In his final State of the Union, President Obama said,   Seven yearsRead more about Hydraulic Torque Tools Deliver Wind Power Safety[…]