By Paul Dvorak, Editor Windpower Engineering & Development A recently introduced handheld device has the ability to monitor and display the elongation, stress, and load on a wind-turbine fastener. Developer Hydratight says its BoltScope Ultra is for applications that call for accurate bolt loads, such as those in the wind, nuclear, other power-generation industries. It…
The BoltScope Ultra is a handheld device that monitors and displays elongation, stress and load on fasteners. It can support any application where the accuracy of bolt load requirements is highly critical.
It takes only a brief lapse of attention to put fingers where they should not be and suffer the painful consequences of the big pinch.
Hydratight has launched a new accessory for its RSL torque wrench product line to increase safety and minimize the possibility of pinching during bolting operations.