What’s the Difference Between Tensioning and Torquing?

Every project has unique needs. For example, how do you choose between bolt tensioning and torquing?

You need to consider your budget, the degree of accuracy required, and whether you need your bolt to be easy to control.

This infographic will explain the core differences between tension and torque, and when to choose one over the other.
difference between tensioning and torquing infographic


Sometimes you have flexibility within your engineering specifics. If they call for torque, you may still be able to use tension.

Although, if they call for tension, torque is unnecessary and could just increase your costs.

At Ultra Torq, we have the expertise to help you select the best method for your application. Contact us to arrange a demo today.