What Is a Flare Nut Wrench Used for?


A flare nut wrench is a tool that looks kike a box end wrench except with a small section of the end removed so it can be slipped over a hose or tube. It is used to provide grip and mechanical advantage in applying torque to turn objects, usually rotary fasteners such as nuts and bolts.
Q&A Related to "What Is a Flare Nut Wrench Used for"
It looks like a double headed wrench. If you have anymore questions,
1. Disconnect the water supply lines running from the supply valves of your house to the plumbing fixture containing the plastic nuts. Use the pipe wrench. The connections will be
An open end wrench, if you can't get around it, a box end wrench if you can. A combination wrench should do the job for you. Hope this helps.
A wrench is used for twisting nuts off and onto bolts.
1 Additional Answer
The flare nut wrench is a basic tool used for all sizes of hexagonal nuts and is also known as hex nuts. This wrench is similar to the box wrench in design with only a few minor differences. A flare nut wrench is used for a wide array of purposes which makes it a must-have in any complete tool box.
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