Hand Tools (Quality Control) Order, 2023; (2 page(s), in English)
Hand Tools (Quality Control) Order, 2023
· A hand tool is any tool that is powered by hand rather than a motor. Categories of hand tools include wrenches, pliers, cutters, files, striking tools, hammered tools, screwdrivers, vises, clamps, snips, hacksaws, drills, and knives etc.
· A wrench is a common hand tool used to tighten or loosen nuts and bolts, generally made from a chrome-plated steel alloy. Every wrench has two parts: the head, and the handle. Wrenches are categorized based on the shape of their ends. The most commonly used types of wrenches are open-end wrenches, box wrenches, pipe wrenches, single-ended open-jaw adjustable wrenches, open ended slugging wrenches etc.
· A plier is a small pincer for holding small objects or for bending and cutting wire.