Why isn't the GearWrench 85202 Quadbox Doublebox Ratcheting Wrench
that you already found the perfect answer? Also, if you break the
nut free with a normal box wrench can't you switch to a regular
gearwrench for the tedious part? The nut comes away from the flange
obstruction as you remove it, doesn't it, improving the grip with
each successive turn?
At 06:16 PM 5/20/2010, Randall wrote:
>The situation is a nut on a stud, with only about 1/2" clearance from the
>end of the stud to a nearby frame member. The nut holds a flanged plate,
>where the flange sticks up to cover about 2/3 of the nut, so an ordinary
>"flat" GearWrench doesn't get a very good grip. An ordinary box end wrench
>will work, but is somewhat tedious ... Ok, I'm getting lazy in my old age!
>So far, this is all I've come up with:
>which would do, but I'm hoping the listerati will know of some alternatives.
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