KENOSHA, Wis. - June 28, 2010 - When it comes to torque, there is only one name - Snap-on. For the best performing and most accurate torque instruments, look no further than Snap-on's QD series click-type torque instruments (QD2R100 and QD3R250) which have the power and performance to do the job right the first time.
"Our Snap-on QD series torque instruments are extremely accurate," said Mark Knapp, product manager for Snap-on. "Service techs use these tools on a daily basis and need them to be durable yet precise. Our QD Series provides consistently accurate readings and rugged, trouble-free performance."
Each Snap-on QD series click-type torque instrument (QD2R100 and QD3R250) includes a certificate of calibration and carrying case, and has the following features:
- Accuracy - accurate to ?4 percent clockwise and ?6 percent counterclockwise from 20 percent to 100 percent full scale
- Long Life Ratchet Head - features the Snap-on high strength sealed ratchet head to help keep out dirt and moisture while being virtually maintenance free
- Minimal Friction "Hour Glass" Cam - retains and releases lubricant where needed to reduce friction
- Positive Stop - instrument cannot be accidentally disassembled if wound down past scale
Customers can find out more about Snap-on's QD series click-type torque instruments and other
Snap-on tools by contacting their participating Snap-on franchisee or representative, visiting
www.snapon.com or by calling toll free 877-SNAPON-4 (877-762-7664).
About Snap-on Tools
Snap-on Tools is a subsidiary of Snap-on Incorporated, a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, diagnostics and equipment solutions for professional users. Product lines include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions which are used by technicians and professionals at vehicle dealerships and repair centers and in the marine, powersports and aviation industries. Snap-on Tools is one of the largest non-food franchise companies in the world, selling its products through more than 4,500 franchisees worldwide and through company-direct sales and over the Internet. Snap-on Incorporated, which was founded in 1920, is a $2.6 billion, S&P 500 company located in Kenosha, Wis. with operations throughout the world. For additional information, visit www.snapon.com.