tap wrench


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tap wrench

[′tap ‚rench]
(engineering)
A tool used to clamp taps during tapping operations.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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