On 04/23/2014 03:34 AM, Clockmeister wrote: > > On 23/04/2014 9:15 AM, MikeS wrote: > > Given that you have plenty of European cars driving around in the US, as > well as being a product of US manufacturing industry conglomeration I > beg to differ ;-) > >> What are they called, BTW? >> > > We call them Torx bits/sockets but they are also known as star > bits/sockets in other places. And I can see a number of advantages using Torx over flathead or Philips. It's self centering like Philips but allows much higher torque without slipping. I prefer to use them when I can. Bits are cheap nowadays. Gerrit Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2014-04-23 16:02:38
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