Measuring Tool determines thread sizes for nuts and bolts.

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While designed to facilitate and accelerate identification of thread sizes for nuts and bolts in Metric and Imperial measures, Combo Thread Detective can also be used to measure stud lengths via attached ruler. It works by way of gauges assembled on wire lanyard and features thread sizes stamped permanently onto each gauge. Able to be hung by loops at each end to ensure safe storage when not in use, product suits applications in groundwork industry.

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TFC Europe Release New Combo Thread Detective

TFC Europe, one of the leading suppliers of fixing and fastening products with distribution centres located in Germany, France and the UK, have released the latest in their dedicated product range.

The Combo Thread Detective should prove essential to the groundwork industry in the area of rock netting, as it takes its place in TFC's off the shelf stock. Providing a quick and easy way of identifying thread sizes for nuts and bolts in both Metric and Imperial measures, the Combo Thread Detective is a practical and indispensible tool. It can also be used to measure stud lengths with the attached ruler, and these can be used for promotional use as they have room to have customer information printed on.

The Combo Thread Detective works by way of a set of gauges assembled on a wire lanyard. The thread sizes are stamped permanently onto each gauge, making it easy to find the right one quickly. It can be hung up by the loops at each end, making sure it can be kept safely stored when not needed. Groundwork businesses and other related professions should find this a vital tool for their work.

TFC, having recently launched their new website and Fastlines catalogue, appear to be growing significantly as the New Year begins. Brian Goode, Technical Director of TFU, commented that the tool is certainly expected to be in huge demand from manufacturers and engineers alike. At £39.50 (inclusive of VAT and postage), it can be purchased online at or by calling 01435 866011.

TFC have been trading for over 40 years in Germany, France and the UK, and provide fixing and fastening solutions worldwide. In 1990 they achieved the BS/EN/ISO 9002 Approved Supplier certification, as well as holding the ISO 9001:2000 approval incorporating design status. Comprehensive product training is given to all their employees to ensure their knowledge is up to date for optimum customer service, and specific fastening applications will always be considered.

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