Crescent AC28VS Adjustable Wrench Plated Finish 8 Inch

Editor rating

4.5/5 on December 16, 2016

User's rating

23 reviews


The Crescent AC28VS Adjustable Wrench comes with a plated finish and is a medium sized wrench. Crescent wrenches are well-known to provide sufficient quality within a decent price tag and are fit for various use, whether it comes to industrial purposes, household adjustments or just general assembly.

Product Specifications:

With most wrenches, the number one problem that most people encounter is the loosening up of the jaw over time. But not this one though, because it comes with a tension spring attached to the knurl, which keeps the jaw in place and prevents it from moving.

It is primarily made of alloy steel, but it is coated so that it stays rust-free and also resists wear and tear from regular use.

It has standard product dimensions for an 8-inch wrench and fulfills the ASIN specifications. It has the metric scale laser etched onto the jaw, to help make precise adjustments and also helps ascertain the size of the fastener required as well.

The adjustable jaw comes with extra-wide capacity, to give you the ability to adjust a broad range of nuts and bolts. This wrench by Crescent comes with a lifetime warranty and is replaceable in case of any malfunction and defects.

Pros and Cons:

One of the positive features of this wrench is that its coating makes it quite durable. The handle is also thicker than with most other wrenches, which helps provide stronger torque and more leverage as well as more comfort when making adjustments.

The knurl also allows increased weight on the fastener itself, which in turn, makes the adjustable jaw sturdier and prevents it from moving. Its dimensions make it suitable suited to larger screws. At the same time, the product itself does not weigh very much, making it more efficient.

The main con associated with this product is that it replaced the ferrule system that was used previously with a knurl system.

Why should you buy it?

This wrench is worth purchasing for anyone who is looking for multiple functionalities in one wrench. Whether it’s household tasks or industrial usage, this wrench is guaranteed to get the job done. The size and dimensions of the product make it ideal for a large variety of nuts and bolts.

The laser-marked metric scale on the side of the movable jaw is a great feature on this wrench and makes it a worthy addition to any toolbox, at home or for work. The knurl makes it easy to use, and it comes at an inexpensive price point, which is well worth the value.

Final Verdict

Overall, this wrench gets the job done very well. Compared to other wrenches on the market for with a similar price tag, it offers great value for money. It comes with a lifetime warranty. 

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