Crescent Wrenches A to Z

Collection of crescent wrenches runs an alphabetical gamut.

Triplet wrench This combination 4-1/2-inch nut and pipe wrench never won market support, likely because it was over-designed and over-priced. The wrench is alligator-type on one side, and nut-type on the other. Today it’s a rare piece. “It’s really a nicely made wrench,” Joe says, “but it was just too expensive to sell well when it was made.”
Photo by Bob Crowell