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Snap-on 3/8-in Flex-Head Digital Torque Wrench ATECH2FR125B


The Snap-on ATECH2FR125B is a new 3/8-inch drive flex-head digital torque wrench. The new torque wrench is part of the ATECH series but adds a wider torque range and better accuracy when using the flex-head.

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Snap-on ATECH2FR125B Upgrades

The new Snap-on ATECH2FR125B digital torque wrench tackles 5-125 ft-lbs of torque. Automotive technicians should find this useful for passenger tires, engines, and suspensions. Snap-on engineered the yoke of the tool for a higher torque load by adding additional steel. It also has an extremely tight tolerance ratchet tang-to-yoke fit. Without compromising on the torsional strength, the new yoke also smooths indexing of the 80-tooth ratchet head up to 15 degrees. The smaller yoke-to-rachet gap also reduces potential pinch points.

The Snap-on 3/8-in Flex-Head digital torque wrench uses something called Multi-Axis Gyro Compensation (MAG COMP). It allows the tool to automatically measure its position and compensate for the change of length while in a flexed position. This makes the tool more precise while used between 0 and 15 degrees.

Snap-on ATECH2FR125B digital torque wrench

Because this digital torque wrench uses an 80-tooth ratchet, you get a short 4.5-degree arc. When using this automotive tool in tight spaces, that helps get the job done. It also meets or exceeds the ASME B107.300-2010 (B107.28) standard. The wrench uses AA batteries and includes a two-year warranty.

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Snap-on 3/8-in Flex-Head Digital Torque Wrench Features

  • Four alert modes (LED, LCD, vibratory, and audible)
  • Six scales for precise measurements in both metric/SI and imperial units (ft-lb, in-lb, Nm, kg-cm, dNm, angle)
  • Torque-to-yield angle mode + torque-then-angle option
  • 10 presets
  • Cycle counter
  • Battery level indicator
  • Low profile buttons
  • Power interruption technology
  • Dual progressive LEDs and backlight LCD screen

Snap-on 3/8″ Flex-Head Digital Torque Wrench Specs

  • Drive: 3/8-inch
  • Head: Sealed flex head
  • Gears: 80 (4.5º action)
  • Range: 60–1,500 in-lbs/5–125 ft-lbs/6.78–169.48 Nm
  • Meets or exceeds ASME® B107.300-2010 (B107.28) standard
  • Assembled in the USA
  • Weight (w/o batteries): 2.2 lbs (0.9 kg)
  • Ratchet service kit: RKRFLLF80
  • Flex joint repair kit: RKRFLLF80JT
  • Power: 3 x AA batteries
  • Dimensions (WxLxD): 1-1/4 x 17-25/32 x 9/16 in.
  • Warranty: 2-years
  • Price: $579 (retail)

For more information, visit the snap-on website.

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concerning that a Snap On torque wrench is just ” assembled ” in the USA, where is it made?