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Tool solutions for enhanced maintenance of wind turbine installations

STAHLWILLE, the German torque tool and handtools specialist, is exhibiting a broad range of tool solutions for service work on wind turbine installations at this year's HUSUM Wind (12 - 15.9.2017). As one of the most important suppliers to this industry, the company is promising wind farm operators more efficient, safer and faster maintenance work – resulting in the shortest possible downtimes. ...

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STAHLWILLE is committed to sustainable growth

STAHLWILLE Eduard Wille GmbH & Co. KG is boosting expansion of its activities in the field of pliers, cutters & wrenches and its specialist portfolios of tools for plumbers and electricians. With effect from 1 September 2017, Udo Hehemann will be taking over responsibility for managing the two STAHLWILLE subsidiaries VBW Werkzeugfabrik GmbH and ALARM Werkzeuge GmbH which are both based in Remscheid, Germany. His new duties will involve strengthening the existing Management Team in operations. ...

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Securing the Future in the STAHLWILLE Sales Organization

With effect from July 1, 2017, Klaus Pape will hand over the responsibility for the entire sales organization of STAHLWILLE Eduard Wille GmbH & Co. KG to Daniel Otto (40). For decades, Mr. Pape has represented the company’s sales department all over the world and he will remain with the company as "Executive Vice President Sales". In this function, he will not only take care of the transition process but also be responsible for winning new customers and opening up new markets as well as managing sales projects. The area international sales has been under the responsibility of Patric Zickgraf (33) already since 2016. ...

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STAHLWILLE is one of Germany's TOP 100 innovators

STAHLWILLE has been judged by the jury of the TOP 100 competition and selected as one of the 100 most innovative small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) in Germany. This highly acclaimed innovation seal of approval has been awarded for over 20 years and, this year, the mentor is the physicist and journalist Ranga Yogeshwar. The jury was particularly impressed by the way this tradition-based enterprise has integrated the philosophy of innovation in its organisation and the day-to-day work and lives of its staff. ...

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STAHLWILLE presents new products at the Paris air show

STAHLWILLE is emphasising its pace-setting position as a supplier and development partner for the aircraft industry and airlines at the 52nd International Paris Air Show. At the Le Bourget airfield in Paris, STAHLWILLE will be presenting numerous new products designed specifically for aircraft maintenance. STAHLWILLE has expanded its family of 80-tooth fine-tooth ratchets to include many more versions, some even with all-steel handles. In addition, the company has launched an IP67-compliant version of its Tool Trolley 13217 and is also bringing its proprietary TORKMASTER calibrating and testing software with it. ...

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STAHLWILLE exhibits innovative torque solutions at Control trade fair

At the international Control trade fair on quality assurance in Stuttgart, tradition-based manufacturer STAHLWILLE will, once again, be exhibiting a broad range of torque tool solutions. The emphasis is on those tools that help to save operations time while maximising safety and quality. One example is the TORKMASTER calibrating software that enables fast, accurate testing and calibrating of torquing tools in compliance with the new DIN EN ISO 6789:2017 standard. ...

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STAHLWILLE's calibration laboratory: two decades of commitment to accuracy

On 12 February 1997, STAHLWILLE's calibration laboratory was accredited by the German Calibration Service (Deutscher Kalibrierdienst DKD) for torque. This meant that STAHLWILLE, the handtool specialists from the heart of Germany, were the first manufacturer of torque wrenches in Germany authorised to conduct DKD calibrations of torque tools and issue official DKD calibration certificates. Twenty years later, STAHLWILLE's laboratory is calibrating more products than ever before and the number is rising steadily. ...

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STAHLWILLE wins iF DESIGN AWARD with SmartCheck torque tester

STAHLWILLE receives the coveted iF DESIGN AWARD 2017 in the category of industrial products with its SmartCheck torque tester. SmartCheck scores with an attractive and ergonomic design. Thanks to versatile functions and an intuitive handling it allows users in workshops, trade and industry to easily test torque wrenches on their own. In doing so, SmartCheck is affordable, space-saving, portable and light. ...

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STAHLWILLE: the torque of the town

At a very early stage, STAHLWILLE recognised the growing importance of controlled tightening and soon became a pace-setter in the field of professional torquing technology. With the same future-orientated approach, the innovative tool solutions created by these tool specialists from Germany in the field of torque tools and calibration technology repeatedly underline this cutting-edge capability. One example is the Automechanika where such new products as the MANOSKOP® Quick and the Smart Point tester are to be shown. ...

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MANOSKOP® 730 Quick: for improved efficiency in the workshop

A torque wrench that can be used more efficiently and more quickly than ever before: this is the MANOSKOP® 730 Quick, a further development of the STAHLWILLE best-seller MANOSKOP® 730. The broad torque range from 6 to 650 N·m, even better, enhanced ergonomic handing and, most importantly, easier and more accurate adjustment of the target torque, coupled with effective protection against inaccurate read-off make this the ideal all-round torque wrench for workshops. It can also be combined with many insert tools. ...

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SmartCheck: simply check your torque wrenches yourself

STAHLWILLE presents the new SmartCheck torque wrench tester. It is not only extremely compact, it can also be mounted horizontally or vertically. In this way, it allows you to check your torque wrenches yourself, even in confined spaces – which gives end users the confidence that their tools are perfectly adjusted. Operation is simple using the wear-resistant foil keypad and, if required, the unit can run on batteries without a mains power supply. SmartCheck is available for many standard torque ranges. ...

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STAHLWILLE sets of tools: for top-of-the-range vehicle servicing

For several decades, this specialist tool-manufacturer in Wuppertal, Germany, has been developing handtools and torquing solutions for leading car makers. In Germany, for instance, tools made by this traditional enterprise are in daily use in series production in the VW Group, at BMW and Mercedes-Benz. It is with these manufacturers' cars in mind that STAHLWILLE is presenting several sets of tools tailored to the servicing needs of both dealership workshops and external workshops, enabling them to meet the high demands of those marques: set of tools 3026 TCS for Mercedes-Benz cars, set of tools 1120 TCS for VW, for which there are three additional supplementary sets available, and sets of tools 2500 TCS for BMW cars and 2502 TCS for BMW motorbikes. ...

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512QRN - The family is now complete: Fine-tooth ratchets now also available with a half-inch drive

Thanks to their 80-tooth resolution, STAHLWILLE fine-tooth ratchets have a ratchet angle of only 4.5°, which enables extremely accurate working in confined spaces. Now the product family is complete and covers the full range of standard drives: to complement the existing 1/4" and 3/8" models, we have now added the 1/2" version 512 QRN. This version is of particular importance in FOD-sensitive workplaces, because it is constructed without any screws and incorporates the tried-and-tested, patented STAHLWILLE QuickRelease system. ...

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The perfect answer for low torques in confined spaces: SENSOTORK® 701

State-of-the-art materials frequently require bolted joints to be tightened at extremely low tightening torques – and often in awkward places. The SENSOTORK® 701 allows users to rise effectively to that challenge. The electronic torque wrench with the permanently installed QuickRelease fine-tooth ratchet displays torques from 1 to 20 N m, is equipped with an intuitive single-button control and multisensory feedback when the target torque is reached or exceeded. In addition, the PC interface enables convenient management of fasteners on the PC. ...

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Tool cases

Starting now, your tools are better protected than before when you're out in the field: Thanks to the new STAHLWILLE tool cases, made of resilient ABS plastic. Which is why, despite their extremely low weight, they are really tough and oil & acid resistant. Every detail – from the handle and catches through to their stackability and the contents – has been optimised by STAHLWILLE to match user convenience and benefit. The new tool cases are available immediately in several different sizes. ...

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Winfried Czilwa with the SENSOTORK 701

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STAHLWILLE continues to set the pace

In line with the slogan "The new STAHLWILLE experience", the company is offering a range of impressive new products at this year's event. One highlight is the SENSOTORK 701/2 − an electronic torque wrench which enables particularly low torques to be applied safely in confined spaces. ...

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STAHLWILLE's state-of-the-art customer and training centre

Innovative torquing technology and bespoke tool system solutions by STAHLWILLE are among pace-setting developments in the handtool trade. The manufacturer, that has committed itself uncompromisingly to its German locations, has set itself the objective of continuously working to make tools better and providing smart, process-optimised solutions for end users. To achieve its ambitious standards even more successfully with regard to customer and end-user information, and in the field of product training workshops, STAHLWILLE has opened a modern training centre, information and meeting space at its headquarters in Wuppertal-Cronenberg. ...

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STAHLWILLE wheel-fitting set: perfectly equipped for wheel-changing jobs

When changing wheels, workshops rely on tools that provide optimum support for the task in hand. After all, they have to work quickly and safely, while at the same time handling lacquered, alloy and special-effect rims with the utmost care. An increasing number of registered SUVs and four-by-fours also means that higher torques are required more frequently. ...

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The new Tool Trolleys: more spacious and more individual than ever before

The new generation of STAHLWILLE Tool Trolleys offers no less than four models – with one model to suit every kind of workshop environment. Even the basic version provides storage space of 70 litres and static loading of 300 kg. The top-of-the-range model boasts 160 litres of drawer space and an impressive 1400 kg of static loading. All these tool trolleys can be individually configured with standard or TCS inlays. And thanks to many optional extras, they are always ideally set up for the actual requirements on-site. ...

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