Facom 1/4 in Socket Wrench, Square Drive With Ratchet Handle

  • RS Stock No. 162-0043
  • Mfr. Part No. R.161BPB
  • Brand Facom
Technical Reference
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): FR
Product Details

Facom R.161BPD 1/4" Drive Socket Wrench

Introducing the Facom R.161BPD 1/4” drive Ratchet, it's a professional socket wrench that guarantees ease of use with increased torque. Featuring a dust-proof, maintenance free mechanism accompanied with an easy to drive socket wrench. The R.161BPD ratchet head is 10% smaller than standard ratchets, perfect for you to work in tight spaces. Made up of a fine tooth ratchet construction, which allows for greater speed and efficiency when working. Greater teeth allow for less movement on the return stroke. A 5° angle of engagement, providing smoother operation and functions when access to the fastener is restricted.

The socket wrench has a 1/4 inch drive and generally used for smaller sockets and closer precision work. useful for dismantling components in a workshop or for smaller sockets in a tight space, for example on a car. The wrench can easily switch from tightening or loosening through the drive direction switch preventing accidental switching. The comfortable and sturdy moulded handle can withstand the majority of industrial solvents and chemicals. Finished fully polished chrome the wrench has excellent durability and rust resistance.

Features and Benefits

• Dustproof and maintenance free socket wrench

• The quick change of direction achieved through the switch

• The socket wrench features an ergonomically designed and sturdy, soft grip handle that guarantees safe and comfortable operation.

• A palm switch in the handle for changing direction

• A 1/4 inch drive generally used for loosening smaller nuts and bolts

• Fully polished chrome finish, with rust resistant properties

• Integrated tethering point, for working at height

Typical Applications

Socket Wrenches are a type of wrench or ratchet designed to work with sockets attached to the head of the wrench. Socket wrenches are usually equipped with a ratcheting mechanism allowing for constant work without refitting the wrench after every turn of the bolt. Sockets wrenches and are commonly used by professionals such as car mechanics, engineers, builders and DIY enthusiasts.


What socket size does it work with?

This socket is used with 1/4 inch drive sockets. These can range from deep to shallow sockets for all types of jobs you require.

Attribute Value
Drive Size 1/4 in
Handle Type Ratchet
Drive Shape Square
Overall Length 119.5 mm
Model R.161BPB
Material Chrome Vanadium Steel
Finish Chrome
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Price Each
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