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Re: where d'ya get a 317lbf (!) torque wrench? n (archive)

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Posted by michael on June 28, 2001 at 08:58:40:

In Reply to: where d'ya get a 317lbf (!) torque wrench? nt posted by Colin on June 28, 2001 at 07:05:22:

If you weigh 160 lbs, use a 2 ft. cheater (put the load, YOU, 2 feet from the center of the nut, [not you, the nut on the axle]). If you weigh a hefty 135, put the load 2' 4 1/8" from the axle center
(317 ft.lbs./135 lbs.=2.348 ft.=28.1778 in.)


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