Abbey IS is now supplying world class torque wrenches from US based company Sturtevant Richmont. Les Watson also joins Abbey IS, bringing with him a wealth of expertise, having represented Sturtevant Richmont in the UK for almost two decades.
Originally designed for for US Air Force, the tools are now favoured by manufacturers who value quality and consistency. Widely used in the auto-motive and aviation industry, Airbus and Vauxhall are amongst their clients.
Les, along with the wider Abbey team, will provide technical support to our customer base, who will now have access to Sturtevant Richmont’s extensive range of products. Including the Digital Torque Controller System, which can be programmed wirelessly and provide multi-tool control and reporting.
Sturtevant Richmont’s tools are renown for durability and impressive life span: torque wrenches can operate for 30 years with little or no need for adjustment. However, Abbey IS have a robust tool management system so customers can rest assured their investment will be well taken care of.
Les explained his move to Abbey: “Sturtevant Richmont’s reputation for quality and value is unparalleled. Abbey IS is already supplying high quality tools and excellent service packages, I think the cultural fit between Abbey IS and Sturtevant Richmont is perfect, I’m looking forward to introducing the products to more customers.”