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Top Pick

Torque wrench 1/2-inch drive has a hassle-free locking feature for quick and easy adjustment. The handle is made of stainless steel and comes with an anti-corrosive coating to prevent corrosion. It can be locked using a screwdriver or a lockable case. This allows the wrench to be stored in a pocket or bag. The tool weighs only 1.2 kg and has a weight capacity of 2.2 kg. Notably, this is the first time that it has been used.

Best Budget

SK micrometer torque wrenches provide an accurate and reliable solution to the problem of over-torque. The tool is available in two sizes, 20-150 ft-lb.Nm and ISO 6789. It has a locking collar that locks the handle to prevent changing torque value while in use. The product comes with a lifetime warranty and includes free technical support. Notably, this is the first time SK has produced a torque wrench which meets or exceeds ASME standards.

Honorable Mention

Primary scale range 43.4-384.4Nm. It features a ball bearing mounted release mechanism and audible click. The drive is 1/2″ long and weighs 25-250 ft-lbs. It has a full polish finish. This is the first time that a Blackhawk by Proto Drive Micrometer Torque Wrench has been used on a vehicle. Notably, it was launched in 2015.

Best 1 2 Torque Wrench

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Top 9 Best 1 2 Torque Wrench

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Why we chose it
  • Secondary scale range 43.4-384.4Nm.
  • Primary scale range 25-250 ft/lb.
  • It has a full polish finish
  • Drive size 1/2″.
  • Features ball bearing mounted release mechanism, audible click.
Blackhawk By Proto 49860A Micrometer Torque Wrench-1/2-inch DR, 25-250-Feet lbs: image
86%
customers recommend this product
4.3/ 5
Easy to use4.3
Accuracy4
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Why we chose it
  • Lbs range of: 20-150 ft-lb
  • Nm range of: 34-197 Nm
  • Increment range of: 1
  • Simple locking collar locks handle to avoid changing torque value while in use
  • Wrench is adjustable to torque value by rotating grip
SK Hand Tool 77150 Micrometer Adjustable Torque Wrench, 1/2"/20-150 ft-lbs: image
70%
customers recommend this product
3.5/ 5
3
Why we chose it
  • Highly Accurate Ships pre-calibrated to 4% accuracy. Stop applying force when you feel and hear “Click”. Reinforced ratchet head is reversible in both directions for restricted spaces.
  • Clear Reading Laser engraving high contrast dual-range scale improves clarity. Easy to read even in low-light conditions.
  • Accessory Kit Package comes with a 1/2-inch drive click torque wrench, 5-inch extension bar and 21/19/17mm sockets,meeting the needs of a variety of applications. Bravex provides maximum customer satisfaction. Just a call, 100% money back guaranteed. If you meet some problems, give us a call, a new replacement will be on the way immediately.
  • Non-Slip Grip Hold on more easily and efficiently with an exclusive non slip rubber handle. Included with a sturdy plastic storage case.
  • Durable Quality Made from hardened treated Chrome Vanadium Steel Alloy (Cr-V) Corrosion-Retardant all steel construction.
1/2-Inch Torque Wrench Drive, Click Torque Wrench kit for Bikes Car Motorcycle Multitool | Quick-Release Reversible | Non-Slip Grip |10~150 ft./lb, 14~203 Nm: image
86%
customers recommend this product
4.3/ 5
Easy to use4.6
Accuracy4.6
Easy to read4.6
4
Why we chose it
  • SAVE TIME WITH A DIGITAL SCREEN – This professional digital torque wrench has a simple to use digital readout and memory capabilities that display real-time torque values in ft-lb and Nm. Simply set the desired torque value and apply force until the red LED illuminates. Ideal for industrial use, automotive, motorcycles and much more.
  • PREMIUM UNBREAKABLE STEEL – Engineered with industrial-grade Chrome Vanadium (Cr-V) steel, stay confident that your 1/2″ Digital torque wrench will be a lifetime companion through your toughest jobs. Perfect mechanic tools set for the shop. This high-grade digital wrench delivers a torque range of 12.5 – 250 ft-lb.
  • HIGHLY RELIABLE – This 1/2″ Drive Digital Torque wrench is suitable for a narrow working environment and makes easy work of even the tightest spaces. Offers speed, precision, accuracy, and a large easy-to-read display LCD. Your new digital torque wrench beeps and flashes a LED light to let you know when the desired torque value is achieved, avoiding over-tightening and causing damage.
  • OLSA TOOLS TRUST – Here at Olsa Tools, we believe in providing you real value. That means we will never over-charge you for our professional, tool-truck quality tools. Almost every tool you buy comes straight out of the same factories as the biggest tool truck brands in the world. All of our torque wrenches at Olsa Tools are backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty, 30-Day Risk-Free Return Policy, and 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
Olsa Tools Digital Torque Wrench, 1/2-Inch Drive (12.5-250 ft-lb Torque Range) | ±1% CW and ±2% CCW Torque Accuracy | Premium Ratcheting Adjustable Torque Wrench | Professional Grade: image
86%
customers recommend this product
4.3/ 5
Accuracy5
Easy to use5
Easy to read4.6
Value for money4.6
5
Why we chose it
  • Thin profile, sealed, teardrop head design offers improved access and durability for highly effective application
  • Torque accuracy of /- 3% CW between 20% and 100% of wrench capability% of full scale
  • Item Package Dimension: 2.9″ L x 2.5″ W x 25.0″ H
  • Pull adjustment collar feature allows you to make quick and easy torque setting changes
GEARWRENCH 1/2" Drive Micrometer Torque Wrench, 20-150 ft/lbs. - 85063: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Easy to use5
Easy to read5
Value for money5
Accuracy4.9
Top Pick
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CRAFTSMAN Torque Wrench, SAE, 1/2-Inch Drive (CMMT99434)

670 ratings | 6 offers | 670 Reviews
Price: $93.56$99.7
Why we chose it
  • HASSLE FREE USE: Locking feature adjusts quick and easily for hassle free use
  • PORTABILITY: Torque wrench 1/2 inch drive has a durable case for portability or storage
  • Meets or Exceeds ASME Specifications
  • QUICK IDENTIFICATION: Scales stamped into housing showing inch and metric torque settings
  • ADDED COMFORT: Bi-material handle for comfort and grip of the 1/2 torque wrench
CRAFTSMAN Torque Wrench, SAE, 1/2-Inch Drive (CMMT99434): image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Sheerness5
Easy to read4.7
Easy to use4.5
Value for money4.4
Accuracy4.4
7
Why we chose it
  • High-contrast dual-range scale is easy to read, even in low light
  • Durable all-steel construction has no plastic parts to break or wear out
  • Includes storage case and product manual with torque conversion chart
  • Wrench emits a click that can be heard and felt when the preset value is reached
  • Ships pre-calibrated to /- 4% accuracy and ready to use
  • Reversible ratchet head drives in both directions and measures torque in clockwise direction
TEKTON 1/2 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb.) | 24335: image
94%
customers recommend this product
4.7/ 5
Value for money4.9
Instruction quality4.7
Easy to read4.6
Easy to use4.5
Accuracy4.4
Lock Feature4.3
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Why we chose it
  • HIGH QUALITY & DURABILITY : The wrench head is made of hardened chromium-molybdenum alloy,with multi-sided bite teeth don’t slip. The handle is made of aluminum-titanium alloy,wgich is comfortable to grip, anti-skid, anti-rust and anti-corrosion.Excellent material extends the life of wrench.
  • DUAL-DIRECTION MEASURES & WIDE USE : The paddle of the wrench head can adjust the direction of use at any time,so that the wrench can be used both clockwise and counterclockwise directions. More widely used for:Installation equipment, Electrical engineering, bicycle/motorcycle maintenance, Product assembly.With 2 x socket: 3/4″, 13/16″ 1×1/2″drive 5″extension bar.
  • EASY TO USE & CONVENIENT : Pull down the lock knob and hold it until the torque setting is completed. Release the hand, and the lock knob will automatically rebound back to lock the value.The torque wrench head is equipped with quick release button, which can easily install and remove the socket, firmly grasp the socket to prevent falling off. More convenient to use.
  • RELIABLE & SAFE : When the set torque value is reached, the wrench will emits click sound to remind you to stop applying force to prevent overtorque damage to your items. The scale adopts laser technology, dual range scale is clear and easy to read, not easy to wear.
  • HIGH ACCURACY : 10-150ft.-lb/13.6-203.3Nm industrial grade torque wrench with a formal calibration certificate. Professionally made 45-tooth ratchet head, accuracy error within 4%.
ARUCMIN 1/2-Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb./13.6-203.3 Nm) Dual-Direction Adjustable Torque Wrench Set: image
92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Easy to use5
Sheerness4.7
Easy to read4.7
Value for money4.5
Accuracy4.4
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Why we chose it
  • ANSI STANDARDS – Meets or exceeds the standards established by the American National Standards Institute
  • RELIABLE – Precise calibration with locking mechanism prevents stressed, broken, or unsecured parts
  • HIGHLY ACCURATE – Every Genius Tools torque wrench is individually tested by hand to ensure compliance and accuracy. Every unit comes with a certificate of testing.
  • DURABLE MATERIAL – All parts made of steel and tempered to prevent wear. Outer parts have nick-chromium coating to prevent oxidation.
  • CONVENIENT – Scale markings are permanent, highly visible, and easy to read
  • PEACE OF MIND – Purchase with confidence backed by the Genius Tools Limited Lifetime Warranty against manufacturer defects
  • TORQUE WRENCH – 1/2″ Dr. Torque wrench rated for 50 – 250 ft/lb
  • SPECIFICATIONS – 1/2 Inch Drive Size with an overall length of 645mm (or 25.39 Inches)
  • PROFESSIONAL GRADE – Genius Tools are designed and made for use by professional technicians and built to perform over a lifetime of heavy use. Trust Genius for a quality tool at a value cost to you
GENIUS TOOLS 480250F 1/2"" Dr. Torque Wrench 50-250 ft/Lbs.": image
100%
customers recommend this product
5/ 5
Top Pick
CRAFTSMAN Torque Wrench, SAE, 1/2-Inch Drive (CMMT99434)
1/2-inch Drive Micrometer Torque Wrench has a hassle free locking feature allowing the user to adjust quick and easily while providing comfort and portability for the CRAFTSMAN torque wrench.
Ranking the Brands
BLACKHAWK BY PROTO: 11.11%
SK Hand Tool: 11.11%
STEINBRUCKE: 11.11%
Olsa Tools: 11.11%
GEARWRENCH: 11.11%
Craftsman: 11.11%
TEKTON: 11.11%
ARUCMIN: 11.11%
GENIUS TOOLS: 11.11%

Comparison Table

Сomparison: Blackhawk By Proto 49860A Micrometer Torque Wrench-1/2-inch DR, 25-250-Feet lbs: imageСomparison: SK Hand Tool 77150 Micrometer Adjustable Torque Wrench, 1/2"/20-150 ft-lbs: imageСomparison: 1/2-Inch Torque Wrench Drive, Click Torque Wrench kit for Bikes Car Motorcycle Multitool | Quick-Release Reversible | Non-Slip Grip |10~150 ft./lb, 14~203 Nm: imageСomparison: Olsa Tools Digital Torque Wrench, 1/2-Inch Drive (12.5-250 ft-lb Torque Range) | ±1% CW and ±2% CCW Torque Accuracy | Premium Ratcheting Adjustable Torque Wrench | Professional Grade: imageСomparison: GEARWRENCH 1/2" Drive Micrometer Torque Wrench, 20-150 ft/lbs. - 85063: imageСomparison: CRAFTSMAN Torque Wrench, SAE, 1/2-Inch Drive (CMMT99434): imageСomparison: TEKTON 1/2 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb.) | 24335: imageСomparison: ARUCMIN 1/2-Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb./13.6-203.3 Nm) Dual-Direction Adjustable Torque Wrench Set: imageСomparison: GENIUS TOOLS 480250F 1/2"" Dr. Torque Wrench 50-250 ft/Lbs.": image
Blackhawk By Proto 49860A Micrometer Torque Wrench-1/2-inch DR, 25-250-Feet lbsSK Hand Tool 77150 Micrometer Adjustable Torque Wrench, 1/2″/20-150 ft-lbs1/2-Inch Torque Wrench Drive, Click Torque Wrench kit for Bikes Car Motorcycle Multitool | Quick-Release Reversible | Non-Slip Grip |10~150 ft./lb, 14~203 NmOlsa Tools Digital Torque Wrench, 1/2-Inch Drive (12.5-250 ft-lb Torque Range) | ±1% CW and ±2% CCW Torque Accuracy | Premium Ratcheting Adjustable Torque Wrench | Professional GradeGEARWRENCH 1/2″ Drive Micrometer Torque Wrench, 20-150 ft/lbs. – 85063CRAFTSMAN Torque Wrench, SAE, 1/2-Inch Drive (CMMT99434)TEKTON 1/2 Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb.) | 24335ARUCMIN 1/2-Inch Drive Click Torque Wrench (10-150 ft.-lb./13.6-203.3 Nm) Dual-Direction Adjustable Torque Wrench SetGENIUS TOOLS 480250F 1/2″” Dr. Torque Wrench 50-250 ft/Lbs.”
BrandBLACKHAWK BY PROTOSK Hand ToolSTEINBRUCKEOlsa ToolsGEARWRENCHCraftsmanTEKTONARUCMINGENIUS TOOLS
Item Dimensions LxWxH25.5 x 3 x 2.8 inches1.7 x 1.4 x 19 inches2.9 x 2.5 x 25 inches29.65 x 3.68 x 2.58 inches18.5 x 1.9 x 1.4 inches25.39 x 2 x 2 inches
Finish TypePolishedChromePolished
Head StyleFixed SquareFixed SquareFixed SquareFixed SquareFixed SquareFixed SquareFixed Square, HexFixed Square
Item Weight3.48 pounds3.15 pounds2.86 pounds5.09 pounds0.16 ounces4.88 pounds2.94 pounds4.16 pounds5.6 pounds
ManufacturerBLACKHAWK BY PROTOSK Hand ToolSTEINBRUCKEOlsa ToolsApex Tool GroupCRAFTSMANTEKTONARUMINGenius Tools
Product Dimensions25.5 x 3 x 2.8 inches1.7 x 1.4 x 19 inches2.9 x 2.5 x 25 inches29.65 x 3.68 x 2.58 inches18.5 x 1.9 x 1.4 inches25.39 x 2 x 2 inches
Country of OriginUSAUSATaiwanTaiwanTaiwan
Is Discontinued By ManufacturerNoNoNoNo
FinishPolishedChromePolished
Item Package Quantity1111111
Measurement SystemInchMetricInch, MetricInchMetricInchFoot PoundsInchMetric
Batteries Required?NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
MaterialPlasticAlloy SteelForgedAlloy SteelAlloy SteelAlloy Steel
Operation ModeMechanicalElectricMechanical
Size1/2″/20-150 ft-lbs1/2 Inch Drive (10-150 ft.-lb.)1/2-Inch Drive20-150 ft/lbs.1/2 Inch Drive (10-150 ft.-lb.)
Included ComponentsTorque WrenchAdjustable Wrench(1) Torq WrenchStorage case, Product manual with torque conversion chart, 1-pc. 1/2 in. drive torque wrenchGenius Tools 1/2″ Dr. Torque Wrench, 50 – 250 ft/lb
Batteries Included?NoYesNoNo
Package Dimensions19.29 x 3.46 x 2.83 inches27 x 4.8 x 2.4 inches17.44 x 3.15 x 3.03 inches

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