pin spanner

A wrench with pins on forked ends, used to turn an adjustable cup on a bottom bracket of a bicycle.

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • pin spanner — noun : pin wrench …   Useful english dictionary

  • spanner — Although a British term for a wrench, it is also used for many bicycle tools in the U.S.A. and Canada. See adjustable spanner box spanner brake adjusting spanner C spanner chainring nut spanner combination spanner double ended spanner …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pin wrench — noun a wrench that has a projecting pin that fits into a socket on the object to be turned • Hypernyms: ↑wrench, ↑spanner * * * noun : a wrench having a projecting pin to enter a hole (as in a nut or cylinder) to make a hold * * * a wrench having …   Useful english dictionary

  • spanner — /span euhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that spans. 2. Also called spanner wrench. a wrench having a curved head with a hook or pin at one end for engaging notches or holes in collars, certain kinds of nuts, etc. Cf. pin wrench. 3. Chiefly Brit. a… …   Universalium

  • pin wrench — a wrench having a pin for insertion into the heads of certain bolts to drive them. Cf. spanner (def. 2). * * * …   Universalium

  • spanner — span•ner [[t]ˈspæn ər[/t]] n. 1) a person or thing that spans 2) bui a wrench having a curved head with a hook or pin at one end for engaging notches or holes in collars, certain kinds of nuts, etc 3) brit. Chiefly Brit. a wrench, esp. one with… …   From formal English to slang

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