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Old 09-05-2019, 07:32 PM
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I've picked up a Proto 3/4 drive torque wrench for my military vehicles (primarily). I didn't realize all the options for torque wrenches till recently, but thats another story. Anyhoo, the case the tw came in is the correct case, but its in rough shape. 2 of the 3 latches are gone and the last one doesn't hold very well. I'm thinking I will melt or glue some velcro to the case so I can make sure it stays closed, but I figured I'd ask what you all do for your cases.
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Old 09-06-2019, 06:36 AM
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drill a few holes in it, and stick the straw for can foam inside.

Once filled, maybe you can then use screws to attached some metal latches.
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Old 09-06-2019, 07:40 AM
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Find a couple of o rings that fit around the case.

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Old 09-06-2019, 08:12 AM
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There is always duct tape.
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Bungee cords wrapped around it?
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Old 09-06-2019, 08:49 AM
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Would not try to melt/glue anything to the case it will just come off down the road, leaving the case looking worse.

A single strip of Velcro warped around will be an easy on/off.

Store my torque wrench in the rear of a drawer, out of the way and protected.

You may want to set the torque measurement back to 0 to store it, will keep the calibration .

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