inch #'s on a foot #'s torque wrench question


Old 04-07-08, 11:23 AM
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inch #'s on a foot #'s torque wrench question

I need to torque my head to 165 inch pounds, but my torque wrench says foot pounds only. Do I divide 12 into the 165 to get inch pounds on my foot pounds wrench? Bill
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Old 04-07-08, 11:55 AM
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Yup. 12 inch lbs = 1 foot lb.
Old 04-07-08, 02:54 PM
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If your torque wrench is like mine, it doesn't go down to 13 3/4 ft lbs.

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