RS PRO 3/8 in Square Gripper Socket

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Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): US
Product Details

RS PRO Universal Socket Gripper

From RS PRO, this universal socket gripper is the ultimate versatile solution to loosening and tightening socket style fasteners. With fifty-four spring-loaded pins, the socket gripper can be pressed onto a nut or bolt, and adapt to grip around its shape. As such, it can be used to seize all triangular, square, hexagon, Torx profile, wing nuts, clip bolts and eyelets within its size range.

Attaching to any common driver with a 3/4 in square drive, the universal socket gripper can match the purpose of a range of specialist socket wrenches and adapters. A such, it is a handy addition to any tool kit.

The universal socket gripper is torque tested to exceed DIN899, this universal socket gripper can be used on any sized fastener between 7 to 19mm or 1/4 to 3/4 in

This gripper is available as individual socket 3/8 in sq drive (460-1051) or as part of set comprising 1 x gripper, 1 x ratchet handle and 1 x power tool adaptor (460-1067)

Features and Benefits

• 7-19mm sizes
• Universal means it can accommodate many sizes and shapes of fixings and fasteners
• Robust steel construction suitable to wrench tight, rusted and stubborn nuts, bolts and screws
• Can even be used to grip wing nuts and hooks


Sometimes referred to as gator grips, these universal socket grippers have a wide variety of uses wherever sockets need to be tightened or loosened. Although specific heads and sizes usually deliver a stronger application of torque, having this universal gripper in your tool kit can save you a lot of space, while still leaving you prepared for a number of eventualities. While adjustable sockets drivers typically have an accessory kit full of different sized heads and adapter sets, this gripper socket is an ergonomic and versatile alternative. They might typically be used by;

• Mechanics
• Carpenters
• Maintenance engineers
• DIY Enthusiasts


RS PRO aims to be your go-to brand when you need quality, reliability and value for money. With all our parts subjected to rigorous testing by our in-house experts, we're confident we can supply you with the tools and parts you need for any purpose.

When it comes to tools, RS PRO is there to support you every step of the way, no matter how ambitious your project or installation.

Attribute Value
Drive Size 3/8 in
Type Gripper Socket
Drive Type Square
14 In stock - FREE next working day delivery available
41 available from Europe for delivery within 1 working day(s)
Price 1 Kit
£ 50.36
(exc. VAT)
£ 60.43
(inc. VAT)
1 +
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