The Tempest AA472 oil filter torque wrench is a great addition to any toolbox. Its 1" hex allows easy installation or removal of all oil filters. The torque wrench also comes present to 17 foot pounds and is easily recalibrated.
1" Box end ratchet wrench
17 ft/lbs. of pre-set torque
If I purchase the torque wrench, who can calibrate it? And what is the cost for recalibration? Regarding Part # 08-07023
Each unit comes with a calibration certificate as well as instructions for re-calibration. The torque wrench should be re-calibrated every 12 months and will cost the amount of the postage to send it to the manufacturer in Texas. I am not sure if this will fit in the tight space where my filter is. What are the dimensions of the this Tempest Oil Filter Torque Wrench?
AA472 Torque wrench dimensions: 8 long , 3/4 diameter handle, 1-3/4 across ratchet head and 1-1/8 inside ratchet.