Crescent AC28VS Adjustable Wrench Plated Finish 8 Inch Review
The Crescent AC28VS Adjustable Wrench comes with a plated finish and is a medium sized wrench of 8-inches. Crescent wrenches are well-known to provide sufficient quality within a decent price tag and are fit for use whether it comes to industrial purposes, household adjustments or even for general assembly.
- The original adjustable wrench, made by the world-famous Crescent brand
- Laser etched scale in both SAE Standard and Metric sizes allows easy identification
- Larger knurl for easy adjustment ensures a tight jaw fit
- Hex jaw design reduces slippage by gripping fasteners tightly
- "Large capacity 1-1/8", 29mm jaw fits a wide range of fastener sizes"
- Wider handle improves comfort and reduces fatigue
- Heat-treated forged alloy steel for toughness and durability
- Tension spring stabilizes jaw and allows easy knurl adjustment
- Chrome plated finish wipes clean easily and resists rust or corrosion
- Polished head and satin finished handle
Last update on 2021-05-05 / Ads
With most wrenches, the number one problem that most people encounter is the loosening up of the jaw over time, and this is to be expected with most wrenches, but not this one, 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 be able 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:
The positive features of this wrench are that its coating makes it durable and more long-lasting. The handle is also thicker than 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. The product dimensions cause the wrench suited to larger screws, and at the same time, the product itself does not weigh as much, making it more efficient.
The main con associated with this product is that it replaces the ferrule system that initially used to come with wrenches with a knurl system instead.
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 wear and tear due to industrial usage, this wrench is guaranteed to get the job done, in the best way possible. 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 also serve as a positive feature for this wrench and makes it a worth, an 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, that this product provides.
Overall, this wrench performs the job that is required of it, and due to some of its product features, manages to exceed, compared to other wrenches in the market for the same price. It comes with lifetime warranty, an inexpensive price point and high quality and effectiveness.