J1701_201702 Torque-Tension Tightening for Inch Series Fasteners

Revised

02/09/2017

Features
Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
This SAE Information Report is provided as an advisory guide. Individual application discretion is recommended. The content has been presented as accurately as possible, but responsibility for its application lies with the user. The document covers the variables in the torque-tension relationship: friction, materials, temperature, humidity, fastener and mating part finishes, surfaces, and the kind of wrenching employed.
Also, described in this document is the torque management required to achieve correct fastener joint tightening.
The thread fit of fasteners must be in accordance with Class 2A for external and Class 2B for internal inch threads.
Rationale
Content
This revision is limited in scope. Section 5.4 (Check Procedure) has been removed from this Information Report. It was determined to be outside the scope as an advisory guide.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/J1701_201702
Pages
5
Citation
SAE International Information Report, Torque-Tension Tightening for Inch Series Fasteners, SAE Standard J1701_201702, Revised February 2017, Reaffirmed April 2013, Issued July 1996, https://doi.org/10.4271/J1701_201702.
Additional Details
Publisher
Published
Feb 9, 2017
Product Code
J1701_201702
Content Type
Information Report
Status
Revised
Language
English