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Icon Pan Rod Bar Question?

I installed the Icon pan rod bar last night. Install wasn't too hard. My question is, the torque value for the upper bolt was 400ft/lbs, who has a 400lb torque wrench? I went to sears and they didn't have one. I figure even if I did find one I couldn't push/pull hard enough to check 400lbs. I wrenched the hell out of that bolt but does anyone have any suggestions? Just want to make sure this thing holds together. Thanks for any help.

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if you have an impact wrench use that. my only suggestion.

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if you have an impact wrench use that. my only suggestion.
Or a very long cheater bar

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Look up torque multipliers on the Internet there's conversion charts for adding a crows foot to your torque wrench. I'd probably be happy with getting it really freakin tight but these things take a lot of stress so you might want to invest in a nice multiplier.

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