Item # TW-5.2/ Tools / Torque Tools
Ratcheting Click-Type Torque Wrench
With the increasing number of lightweight components and torque specifications found on bicycles, a good torque wrench is a necessity for every mechanic. The TW-5.2 is a high quality ratcheting click-type torque wrench that accurately measures and applies the proper amount of torque to threaded fasteners. The TW-5.2 is designed for lower torque settings that can be found on components such as seat posts, handlebars, stems, brakes, derailleurs, and many carbon fiber components. Features a 3/8" drive for compatibility with all Park Tool sockets, bits, and crow feet. Comes in its own protective case.
- Torque range: 2 to 14 Newton meters (18 to 124 inch-pounds)
- Adjustable in 0.2 Nm increments
- Ratcheting 3/8" drive
- Reads and registers torque values for both left hand and right hand threading
- Calibrated to be accurate to +/- 4%
- Length: 229 mm (9")
NOTE: Torque wrenches are measuring instruments and are not intended for use as a general-purpose ratcheting driver. Do not exceed 14 Nm when using the TW-5.2.
Repair & Service
BikeRadar: The Best Bike Torque Wrenches for Cyclists Park Tool’s TW-5.2 uses a 3/8in drive rather than the smaller 1/4in head, which means it isn’t as easy to wield in smaller spaces. Yet it feels much better quality, with less play and movement at the head than other options, especially under higher torque loads.
Mountain Bike Rider: Best Torque Wrenches for Mountain Bikers The TW-5.2 from Park Tool is a conventional ratcheting torque wrench designed for lower torque settings that you typically find on bike components.