tap wrench


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tap wrench a wrench for turning a tap to create an internal screw thread
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In literature:

Then there was a tap and Wrench appeared.
"Glyn Severn's Schooldays" by George Manville Fenn
For a few minutes slight tappings came from within, as if a wrench or a screwdriver were being used.
"Astounding Stories, April, 1931" by Various
This he tapped sharply for some time, and again attempted to wrench off the lid.
"The Brass Bottle" by F. Anstey
Captain Anderson freed his arm with a quick wrench, and tapped the officer lightly on the shoulder with his hand.
"The Blue Grass Seminary Girls on the Water" by Carolyn Judson Burnett

In news:

Bikemaster tap wrenches fix busted threads .
Bikemaster® Announces their new line of Tap Wrenches designed to fix cross threaded plugs or when the lead threads are ruined.