The Basics of Tightening Technology

by | Mar 2014 | 0 comments

Our friend Bill wants to make sure we’re clear on the essentials.
by Bill McKnight, Team Leader – Training, MAHLE Clevite, Inc.

Using thread chasers will help assure uniform bolt stretch and clamping force. Don’t use taps and dies for this.

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