Some articles on type, beam type:
... Click type torque wrenches are precise when properly calibrated—however the more complex mechanism can result in loss of calibration sooner than the beam type, where there is little to no malfunction ... Beam type torque wrenches are impossible to use in situations where the scale cannot be directly read—and these situations are common in automotive applications ... The scale on a beam type wrench is prone to parallax error, as a result of the large distance between indicator arm and scale (on some older designs) ...
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