Non-Impact Sockets

A Non-Impact Socket is also known as a standard socket or regular socket. Non-impact sockets are normally made from steel (with a chrome finish) and are used in connection with inch, 3/8 inch, inch or 1 inch size ratchets or socket wrenches, helping you to tighten or remove nuts, bolts and other equipment. 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.

There are many types of non-impact (standard) and impact sockets available that will fit manual or electric ratchets and socket wrenches.

Hex Socket.

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.

Socket Bits.

This is a hex (hexagonal) socket where a screwdriver type bit is inserted into the socket and the socket then attaches to a suitable ratchet. Socket bits work with manual and impact drives and are supplied as a set of bits.

Impact Sockets.

Impact sockets are for use with a power impact wrench, darker in colour than non-impact sockets due to their hardened metal surface allowing stronger impact (torque) on the part you are tightening or removing.

Deep Sockets.

Deep sockets, also known as deep dive sockets, are sockets that can be a non-impact or impact socket. The difference is they are longer than standard sockets and provide added accessibility in limited space and hard to reach parts.


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RS Stock No. 188-3054
Mfr. Part No.E117069
£4.52
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27mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon Bi-Hexagon 41 mm 41mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 188-3040
Mfr. Part No.E117056
£2.44
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13mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon Bi-Hexagon 38 mm 38mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 188-3076
Mfr. Part No.E117291
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30mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon Bi-Hexagon 79 mm 79mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 127-1128
Mfr. Part No.003564
BrandWera
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19mm 3/8 in Hexagon Hexagon 30 mm 30mm Chrome Plated - Chrome Vanadium -
RS Stock No. 123-0696
Mfr. Part No.74478
BrandEga-Master
£31.48
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9mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon - 40 mm - - - Aluminium Bronze -
RS Stock No. 127-1124
Mfr. Part No.003560
BrandWera
£4.81
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15mm 3/8 in Hexagon Hexagon 29 mm 29mm Chrome Plated - Chrome Vanadium -
RS Stock No. 188-3032
Mfr. Part No.E113762
£2.63
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14mm 1/4 in Hexagon; Deep Hexagon 49.5 mm 49.5mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 127-1107
Mfr. Part No.003509
BrandWera
£3.29
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10mm 1/4 in Hexagon Hexagon 23 mm 23mm Chrome Plated - Chrome Vanadium -
RS Stock No. 188-3009
Mfr. Part No.E117294
£1.83
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5mm 1/4 in Hexagon Hexagon 25 mm 25mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 188-3055
Mfr. Part No.E117070
£4.52
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28mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon Bi-Hexagon 41 mm 41mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 778-2428
Mfr. Part No.03030022
BrandSTAHLWILLE
£9.30
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22mm 1/2 in Hexagon Square 42 mm - Chrome - Steel -
RS Stock No. 188-3041
Mfr. Part No.E117057
£2.44
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14mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon Bi-Hexagon 38 mm 38mm Chrome - Chrome Vanadium Steel -
RS Stock No. 127-1099
Mfr. Part No.003502
BrandWera
£3.07
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4.5mm 1/4 in Hexagon Hexagon 23 mm 23mm Chrome Plated - Chrome Vanadium -
RS Stock No. 127-8068
Mfr. Part No.2380007
BrandSTAHLWILLE
£19.97
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7mm 3/8 in Bi-Hexagon Hexagon - - - Yes - -
RS Stock No. 127-1129
Mfr. Part No.003565
BrandWera
£5.38
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20mm 3/8 in Hexagon Hexagon 30 mm 30mm Chrome Plated - Chrome Vanadium -
RS Stock No. 127-8085
Mfr. Part No.2390025
BrandSTAHLWILLE
£22.12
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T25 3/8 in Torx Hexagon - - - Yes - -
RS Stock No. 127-1139
Mfr. Part No.003603
BrandWera
£3.95
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12mm 1/2 in Hexagon Hexagon 37 mm 37mm Chrome Plated - Chrome Vanadium -
RS Stock No. 127-8076
Mfr. Part No.2380016
BrandSTAHLWILLE
£20.30
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16mm 3/8 in Bi-Hexagon Hexagon - - - Yes - -
RS Stock No. 123-0697
Mfr. Part No.74479
BrandEga-Master
£32.22
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10mm 1/2 in Bi-Hexagon - 40 mm - - - Aluminium Bronze -
RS Stock No. 737-0179
Mfr. Part No.01030011
BrandSTAHLWILLE
£5.92
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11mm 1/4 in Bi-Hexagon Square 23 mm - Chrome - Steel -
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