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Need formula for torque conversion  
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Posted by: RICK@SPM ^{®} 12/08/2004, 13:27:04 Author Profile Mail author Edit 
I have a project were, I need to torque down a 13/4" nut. EZ My problem is I am using a standard torque wrench and have to use a crows foot or open end wrench adapter, so the torque is different? Right? I understand there is a formula to figure it out , but I don't know where to look, If anyone can help I do appreciate it. 
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Posted by: Cragyon ^{®} 12/08/2004, 15:30:13 Author Profile Mail author Edit 
Check these pages out: Torque Wrench Extension Adapter Calculation /manufacturing_spec/torque_wrench_1.htm Torque Wrench Reducer Arm Calculation /manufacturing_spec/torque_wrench_2.htm

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Posted by: RICK@SPM ^{®} 12/08/2004, 15:35:57 Author Profile Mail author Edit 
Perfect, Thanks a mill$$$ 
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Posted by: zekeman0 ^{®} 12/08/2004, 15:13:45 Author Profile Mail author Edit 
The torque setting is inversely proportional to the distance from the bolt centerline to the point of force application. Simply put, if the standard (normal application) distance of force to bolt centerline is d1, and the actual distance is d2, then the torque setting is diminished in the ratio of d2/d1.

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Posted by: RICK@SPM ^{®} 12/08/2004, 15:17:41 Author Profile Mail author Edit 
Thanks 
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