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IS0 9001:2008ISO 9001:2008

We are poudly certified to ISO9001:2008. The registration covers the design, supply, testing, calibration and service of torque tension control and testing equipment.

Australasian Head Office: 45-47 Raglan Ave, Edwardstown SA 5039

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Registration to ISO 9001 : 1994

BSI Quality Assurance Registration Q6228

Norbar’s quality assurance system has been certified to internationally recognised standards for more than a decade. The MOD’s AQAP 4 was awarded in the mid 1980’s, followed by BS 5750 Part 2 in 1989, and culminating in ISO 9001 in 1995. More importantly, through continuous improvement, Norbar is dedicated to making quality more than just a word, but a way of life.


As a major supplier of torque equipment throughout Europe, Norbar has ensured compliance for it’s products which fall within the scope of the European Product Safety Directives. (Specifically the Machinery; the Low Voltage; and the EMC Directives.) Norbar has also invested in its own EMC test laboratory to ensure timely development of new product and the continued compliance of existing items.

UKAS logoUKAS Accredited Calibrations

Accredited Calibration Laboratory No. 0256

Norbar was the first torque equipment manufacturer to have an in-house UKAS calibration laboratory and continues to offer the most comprehensive service available. The laboratory can calibrate most makes of torque wrench, torque multiplier and torque testing device within the range 0.05 N·m and 6800 N·m within the UKAS scope and upto 100000 N·m with traceable certification.


The measurements performed under Norbar's UKAS accreditation are traceable to the same international standards of length and mass that are used at NIST. There is therefore a traceability from UKAS to NIST and this is implied in the UKAS certificate issued with Norbar products. For customers requiring an American laboratory certificate Norbar USA can offer NIST traceability using factory-equivalent calibration equipment. 


Whilst the main manufacturing site in England has a UKAS accredited torque calibration laboratory, the recalibration and repair of torque measurement devices can also be performed in Australia.

Our NATA accredited laboratory works to ISO 17025:2005, and can calibrate up to 5000 N·m with NATA certification.

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

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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 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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