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FASTORQ in Offshore Magazine with ZipLIFT Tool Feature

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The ZipLIFT from FASTORQ is based on Double ZipNut technology and brings greatly enhanced safety to moving equipment and cargo in hazardous environments.Excerpt from Offshore Magazine:
 

Lifting tool combines capability with safety

 

By Judy Maksoud
International Editor

As exploration and production move into deeper water, subsea equipment be-comes increasingly more difficult to retrieve and reposition. This difficulty is addressed by the ZipLIFT load ...

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FASTORQ Acquires ZipNut Technology, LLC

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(Houston) A long-standing and prosperous business relationship moved to the next level on January 1 when FASTORQ, a pioneer of the hydraulic tool industry, purchased ZipNut Technology, LLC.

Prior to the sale, the Houston-based FASTORQ incorporated and patented ZipNut Technology into many of its tools and was the exclusive manufacturer of ZipNut Technology for the energy industry.

“We are all excited to have the opportunity to continue to spread the word about ZipNut,” states Bill Washington, FASTORQ Director of Business Development. “We ...

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Happy Holidays from all of us at FASTORQ!

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FastLUBE AG: Miracle Lubricant for Damaged Bolt Threads

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Eliminate Galling and Teflon Tape with FASTORQ’s Amazing Lubricant
FastLUBE AG Lube

Wouldn’t life be great if you could snap your fingers every time you came across damaged threads on a bolt and make them work like new?

Fantasy is now reality with the miracle lubricant FastLUBE AG!

Like magic, FastLUBE AG reforms stainless steel damaged threads to nearly their original shape and makes mating surfaces smooth and even once ...

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The Importance of Time and Money in Industrial Maintenance

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Faster Tools Produce Bigger Profits

Time is money
“Time is money.” – Benjamin Franklin

This adage couldn’t be truer when applied to industrial maintenance. The longer a system takes to get back online, the more money a company loses.

Think about it.  When you are not producing, you are not making money. The longer maintenance takes, the more money you lose. It is an ugly fact.  However, ...

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Tough Problems Need Custom Solutions

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Tailor-Made Tools Make the Impossible Possible

Do you ever find yourself in a situation where nothing seems to work? Is off-the-shelf not good enough? Then, a custom designed tool is your answer.

Custom designed tools are intended to go beyond the capabilities of standard stock designs and are tailor-made to work well for your challenging job.

When you are in need of a custom solution, it is important to find a ...

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Hidden Meaning Behind Tool Warranties

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Why a Longer Warranty Means a Better Tool

Tool companies make a lot of claims about having the best, state-of-the-art tools. So, unless you buy the tool and use it, how do you know it lives up to its claims?

A great way to know before you purchase your tool is the warranty. When a company stands behind its tools and provides an industry leading warranty, it is a good sign ...

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May the Fastest Tool Win!

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How Tool Speed in Subsea Environments Affects Production

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It’s not hard to understand that in most cases faster is better. Faster grocery checkout is better. Faster internet service is better. Faster subsea tools are better.

Sadly, when it comes to subsea maintenance, fast is not the term most people would use. When maintenance is slow, subsea production takes a giant hit. If it is not working, ...

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Tool Safety Features That Really Make a Difference

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10 Design Traits to Look For in Your Tool Purchases

Seat belts, air bags, flame resistant clothing and many other safety improvements are a benefit of modern living.  Thankfully, tool safety features are no stranger to the same safety evolution.

Tool operators no longer have to live with archaic practices and behind-the-times tool design. Nut splitters now replace the unsafe practices of blowtorches and slugging wrenches. Safe tools are available, but you just need to ...

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Just what are VIV Fastening Mechanisms?

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VIV Fastening Mechanism
The Innovative Technology Behind These Fastening Wonders!

Riding in a car while going down a gravel road is no doubt jarring. Now consider what driving down that dirt road all day, every day can do to the nuts and bolts in your vehicle.

It is no secret that fasteners have a hard time keeping their tension when vibration happens. This problem runs rampant throughout numerous industries and applications. The ...

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