Farnell signs distribution agreement with Mountz Torque

Mounts Torque’s range of high precision torque and calibration tools for quality and process control are now available from Farnell.

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Farnell, an Avnet company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions,has been appointed as high service distributor for Mountz Torque (Mountz), a market leading manufacturer of torque and calibration tools. The Mountz product range now available from Farnell includes cutting-edge torque analysers, screwdrivers and wrenches which are widely used in automotive, aerospace, electronics, energy and medical applications.

Mountz has been a pioneer in the torque tool industry for more than 55 years, earning a reputation for innovation and design. Mountz focusses on delivering high quality torque products, services and solutions to ensure customers can operate with efficiency, safety and confidence. The company’s advanced testing and calibrating screwdrivers, wrenches and power tools are ideal for fastening applications where operators repeatedly assemble parts at the same torque setting.

The range of Mountz products now available from Farnell include:

  • EZ-TorQ III Torque Analyser is a highly portable and user-friendly torque analyser suitable for testing and calibrating screwdrivers, wrenches and power tools. The EZ-TorQ III makes torque control easier to implement across every aspect of the production line from the calibration lab to the assembly station. The digital colour touch-screen display enables quick and efficient data capture and storage, offering instant verification of a product's calibration status. The analyser is available in multi-language operation and is battery powered for quick and lightweight use.
  • FG Torque Screwdriver and FGC Cam-Over Wrenches are the most advanced handheld tools offering precise and accurate torque on every application. Engineered with a unique mechanism to prevent over tightening, these pre-set devices are ideal for fastening applications where operators repeatedly assemble parts at the same torque setting. The risk of operator error is eliminated as the tools signal when the correct torque is achieved. The FG screwdriver features a colour-coded setting identification and bi-directional operation.

James McGregor, Global Head of Test, Tool and Production Supplies at Farnell, said: “We are delighted to add this excellent range of market-leading torque tools to our comprehensive portfolio as the newly appointed, high service distributor for Mountz Torque across EMEA and APAC. This new agreement demonstrates our continued commitment to bringing the very best in tools and test products to customers. The advanced precision, versatility and reliability offered by Mountz tools will ensure our customers are equipped for all kinds of critical applications that require quality and process control.”

This distribution agreement further strengthens Farnell’s market-leading test, tools and production supplies portfolio. Farnell offers a full range of products available from stock to support electronic design and test, with no minimum order value and an educational discount programme. Customers have free access to online resources, data sheets, applications notes, videos and webinars with excellent customer and technical support available 24/5 in local language.

Mountz Torque’s market leading range of high precision torque tools are now available for fast delivery from Farnell in EMEA, element14 in APAC.


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Farnell is a global technology leader with over 80 years in the high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Farnell uses this experience to support its broad customer base, from hobbyists to engineers, maintenance engineers and buyers as ‘The Development Distributor’, working with leading brands and start-ups to develop new products for market, and supporting the industry as it seeks to develop the current and next generation of engineers.

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