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About Norbar, world leaders in torque equipment


Norbar Australia prides itself on supplying premium quality bolting tools that are faster, safer and more accurate than any of our competitors. Working closely with the original equipment manufacturer, Norbar UK, we have established a strong brand name in Australia, South East Asia and New Zealand. Norbar Australia is dedicated to providing a solutions focused end to end portfolio of products and services including:

  • Manufacture
  • Sales
  • Calibration
  • Repair
  • Engineered to order (purpose built equipment)
  • Technical Services
  • Training

How Norbar Came to Australia

In 1964 British speedster, Donald Campbell, travelled to Lake Eyre in South Australia to set a new land-speed record. While there he met David Wall, an engineering supplier based in Adelaide. One of Campbell’s team mechanics suggested that David should sell the Norbar products in Australia and David acted on this idea and introduced Norbar products to the Australian market. David later partnered with Leigh Packer who, along with his family, has continued to take Norbar’s brand name from strength to strength in the Australasian region with Norbar branches being added in NSW, QLD, Victoria, WA, New Zealand and Singapore.

Product Selector

Finding the correct torque tool for your specific application is essential to ensure torque is applied accurately and with maximum ease.

Use our Product Selector to find exactly the right Norbar tool for the job.

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Find a Distributor

There are Norbar companies in the UK, North America, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, China and India, together with a network of specialist distributors in most countries.

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Download Catalogue

Details of Norbar’s extensive range of torque wrenches, multipliers and equipment for measurement and calibration can be downloaded in our comprehensive online product catalogue.

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Norbar Videos

Norbar’s collection of training videos.

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Norbar News & Updates

Read about Norbar’s news and developments in the UK and across our international network for the latest updates on the fascinating and fast-moving world of precision torque engineering.

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Download Our Apps

Norbar apps are available free for download on Android and iPhone and are invaluable tools for engineers.

Our Torque Unit Converter provides instant conversion across Metric, SI and Imperial units.

The Torque Extension app calculates the exact torque wrench setting value for required level of torque to be applied.

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Precision torque engineering is a wide and complex field which is critical to many sectors of industry and poses many questions to those seeking information about its features and practical applications.

Here are some of the key queries we regularly encounter.

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Use Our Calculators

Norbar has devised easy-to-use online calculators that support the correct application of torque in three key areas:

  1. Unit conversion to assist international measurement definitions.
  2. Torque extension for setting correct values
  3. Torque tension to identify precise levels of torque to be applied for individual applications.
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