open-end wrench


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open-end wrench

[¦ō·pən ¦end ′rench]
(design engineering)
A wrench consisting of fixed jaws at one or both ends of a handle.
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He can remove the rocks carefully with a dull object like a stick or open-end wrench.
However, when we try to remove the bifilar expandable pin with a crow's-foot wrench and a breaker bar or an open-end wrench, there's only limited space inside the bifilar to get a turn on the nut.