A torque wrench is a worthwhile investment, saving your time and protecting your components from damage


Park Tool TW1 torque wrench

Review of the Park Tool TW1, a beam-style torque wrench from US bike tool specialist Park

Score 3

Ritchey torque key

We review Ritchey's simplified torque key that only has one setting and uses one size of Allen key – but…

Score 10

Norbar SLO 1-20Nm

We review the Norbar SLO 1-20Nm, the British tool manufacturer's quality offering that will last a lifetime

Score 9


The Ritchey Torque Key only has a single setting and only uses a 4mm Allen key. It’s preset to 5Nm, as that’s the requirement for many of the bolts on Ritchey’s products, but that’s ideal for many other applications too, which means this little tool is a really useful addition to the toolbox.