How to use Spanners in a sentence
The only thing I was not allowed to take was a very nice set of single ended spanners up to 1 inch.
I have a couple of small spanners bought for specific jobs where my cheapo spanners were rounding off corners.
Both of these examples can be called combination spanners.
The group also leads several programs in novel optical traps (laser tweezers and spanners) and active holographic devices.
Another half-hour passes before they arrived with spanners and screwdrivers etc, to dismantle the device - but to no avail.Advertisement
Perhaps it was just an effete London thing shunned by real men who were into spanners, grease and steam.