electric impact wrench for pulley bolt?

Mihnea Cotet mik at info.fundp.ac.be
Wed Aug 21 22:23:02 EDT 2002

Hmmmmmmm, I don't think an electric impact wrench could work for a bolt
that's tightened to 450 Nm...or whatever lb/ft figure it is. :-)

BUT a truck 3/4" drive impact wrench can break this bolt loose without even
needing to lock the crank, ask me how I know it :-)



At 15:10 21/08/2002 -0400, scott thomas wrote:
>I was wondering if anyone had any experience
>with using one of those electric impact
>wrenches? I was thinking about getting one down
>the road, but for now, I was wondering if anyone
>has been able to get the 5 cylinder crank pulley
>bolt off with one.
>Are they good for much else?
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