Introduction: Torx to the Rescue!

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Broken bike and no metric allen wrench?  I was in this desperate situation and out of need tried a Torx bit.  It worked on all my bike sizes........ I'm just saying......... FYI....... :)


iceng (author)2012-08-28

I'm surprised never coming across this six edged bit before.

Is  Torx  the bit name or the manufacturer or both ?

onrust (author)iceng2012-08-29

Bit name. They keep getting more popular and they even have a safety screw.

iceng (author)onrust2012-08-29


bajablue (author)2012-08-27


SIRJAMES09 (author)2012-08-26

when you do not have the correct tool for the job, intuition & common sense tell you to use whatever means works to get the job done.

Is it a popular philosophy??
in my opinion, who cares if it is or works. 8)

BTW, you & I think a lot alike ;)

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