Loggerhead Bionic Wrench
Winner of 2005 Popular Mechanics Editor's Choice Award
The Loggerhead Bionic Wrench does the gripping so you don’t have too.
The Loggerhead Bionic Wrench covers the job of 14 wrenches due to it’s hybrid design of an adjustable wrench with the ease of pliers. The adjustable wrench grips from all sides reducing stress on the corners of the bolt head. Applying equal pressure to all sides of the bolt reduces slippage and stripping of the hex head. Easily replicate ratchet like speed by releasing the grip while still on the bolt, reposition wrench, tighten grip-repeat until finished. Best of all the wrench is made in the USA and comes in open or box end. Perfect gift for the DIY’er or just to have in the household tool box.
Here is what one helpful review had to say:
This tool is much easier to use than a regular adjustable wrench. The 6 inch size covers SAE sizes 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16 inch and Metric sizes 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 mm.
I plan on buying the 8 inch size and the 10 inch size so that larger SAE sizes and metric sizes are covered. The 8 inch size covers SAE sizes 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8,11/16, 3/4 inch and Metric sizes, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 mm. The 10 inch size covers SAE sizes 3/4, 13/16, 7/8, 15/16, 1, 1-1/16, 1-1/8, 1-1/4 inch and Metric sizes, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 30 mm. The size information is from the manufacturer’s website. I also like that this item is made in the USA!!!” – – saythorton
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