Sockets

Sockets are also known as non-impact sockets or regular sockets. They are normally made from steel and are used with ratchet handles of various sizes. Combined together they provide more torque leverage than a spanner helping you to tighten or remove nuts & bolts.


Also available are Impact sockets which have a hardened carbonized surface, also known as heat-treated or drop forged. This allows an impact socket to manage torque impact changes. Non-impact (standard) sockets will bend or break when used with an impact tool and this can be dangerous and cause injuries.


Socket Types


Hex is an abbreviation of Hexagonal and there are two types of Hex socket, 6-point and 12-point. A hex socket will fit naturally around a six-sided nut or bolt. A 12-point socket also fits around a hex bolt and this is also known as a bi-hex or double hex socket. A double hex provides more flexibility in confined spaces.


Deep sockets, also known as deep dive sockets. The difference is they are longer than standard sockets and provide added accessibility in limited space and hard to reach parts.


Insulated Sockets


Insulated sockets are safe to work on live equipment up to 1000 V. Typically used by electricians and maintenance engineers


What are they made from?


  • Chrome vanadium
  • Beryllium copper
  • Aluminium bronze
  • Steel

Popular drive sizes


  • 1/4 in, 1/2 in, 3/4, & 1 in

Applications


Impact sockets are typically used in;


  • Garages and Workshops
  • Hydraulic Tightening
  • Civil Engineering
  • Marine Maintenance and Aerospace applications

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Omschrijving Prijs Socket Size Drive Size Socket Type Drive Type Overall Length Bit Length Finish VDE/1000V Approved Material
RS-stocknr. 830-3994
FabrikantRS PRO
1,68 €
Each
Aantal stuks
5.5mm 0.25 in Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-4000
FabrikantRS PRO
1,68 €
Each
Aantal stuks
7mm 0.25 in Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 911-1402
FabrikantRS PRO
19,65 €
Each
Aantal stuks
8mm 0.5 in Bi-Hexagon Square 50 mm - - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-3997
FabrikantRS PRO
1,68 €
Each
Aantal stuks
4.5mm 0.25 in Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 911-1405
FabrikantRS PRO
21,34 €
Each
Aantal stuks
9mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon Square 50 mm - - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 911-1430
FabrikantRS PRO
18,80 €
Each
Aantal stuks
17mm 0.5 in Bi-Hexagon Square 27 mm - - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 192-3751
FabrikantRS PRO
1,96 €
Each
Aantal stuks
10mm 0.5 in Hexagon Hexagon 38 mm - Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-3988
FabrikantRS PRO
1,68 €
Each
Aantal stuks
4mm 0.25 in Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-4054
FabrikantRS PRO
2,86 €
Each
Aantal stuks
16mm 0.375 in Bi-Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 911-1433
FabrikantRS PRO
18,80 €
Each
Aantal stuks
18mm 0.5 in Bi-Hexagon Square 50 mm - - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 192-3732
FabrikantRS PRO
1,02 €
Each
Aantal stuks
7mm 0.25 in Hexagon Hexagon 25 mm - Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 192-3752
FabrikantRS PRO
1,96 €
Each
Aantal stuks
11mm 0.5 in Hexagon Hexagon 38 mm - Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-4079
FabrikantRS PRO
4,58 €
Each
Aantal stuks
20mm 0.375 in Bi-Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 192-3728
FabrikantRS PRO
1,02 €
Each
Aantal stuks
4mm 0.25 in Hexagon Hexagon 25 mm - Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-3990
FabrikantRS PRO
1,68 €
Each
Aantal stuks
5mm 0.25 in Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-4094
FabrikantRS PRO
3,12 €
Each
Aantal stuks
10mm 0.5 in Bi-Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-4057
FabrikantRS PRO
2,76 €
Each
Aantal stuks
14mm 0.375 in Bi-Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 192-3785
FabrikantRS PRO
1,63 €
Each
Aantal stuks
T40 0.25 in Torx Square 55 mm 18 - - -
RS-stocknr. 192-3733
FabrikantRS PRO
1,02 €
Each
Aantal stuks
8mm 0.25 in Hexagon Hexagon 25 mm - Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel
RS-stocknr. 830-4032
FabrikantRS PRO
2,00 €
Each
Aantal stuks
10mm 0.375 in Bi-Hexagon Square - - Sandblasted - Chrome Vanadium Steel
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