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Allen wrench

[′al·ən ‚rench]
(design engineering)
A wrench made from a straight or bent hexagonal rod, used to turn an Allen screw.

Allen wrench

Allen wrench
A wrench for Allen head screws; a steel bar, hexagonal in shape, which is bent to form a right angle.
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He decided to send the paramedics back to the flat for Scott's Allen keys - until hospital handyman Mark Tasker walked passed the A&E bay where he was being treated.
An extra twist of the allen key, an extra bang with a hammer and: "What do you think of that then?
One person is able to install and demount the system by using an Allen key, which allows maintenance staff to quickly gain access to the guarded area to carry out repairs.
But at least customers don't have to build their own cars with an Allen key.
I unwrapped several odd lengths of wood, a large bag of hexagonal screws, regular screws and an Allen key, and located the book of rules.
Especially when Quality Control missed the free Allen key that tightens the bolts to make sure the front wheel doesn't drop off.
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Quantity: 06 Nos,2nd roller gearing End piece 220 mm long both side key way for China Ring frame 06 Nos,Split coupling for 25mm shaft with 4 Allen key For China Ring frame.
There's a reason they've completely cornered the market in flat-pack furniture - and it's not that those wee allen keys are easy to use.