Facom 1/2 in Socket Wrench, Square Drive With Ratchet Handle

  • RS Stock No. 742-8405
  • Mfr. Part No. SL.161
  • Brand Facom
Technical Reference
Legislation and Compliance
Non Compliant
COO (Country of Origin): TW
Product Details

Facom SL.161 1/2" Drive Socket Wrench

Introducing the Facom SL.161 1/2” drive Ratchet, it's a professional tool that guarantees ease of use with increased torque. Featuring a dust-proof, maintenance free mechanism accompanied with an easy to drive socket wrench. The SL.161 ratchet has 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 1/2 inch drive and generally used with sockets for nuts and bolts, which are capable of applying enough force to undo most nuts on a car. The wrench can easily switch from tightening or loosening through the drive direction switch, this allows you to use your palm to press down on the head of the ratchet. Finished fully polished chrome the wrench has excellent durability and rust resistance. The comfortable and sturdy moulded handle can withstand the majority of industrial solvents and chemicals.

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 1/2 inch drive generally used for loosening nuts and bolts

• Fully polished chrome finish, with rust resistant properties

• Hook for hanging when 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.

FAQ's

What socket size does it work with?

This socket is used with 1/2 inch drive sockets. These can range from deep to shallow sockets for all types of jobs you require.

Specifications
Attribute Value
Drive Size 1/2 in
Handle Type Ratchet
Drive Shape Square
Overall Length 263 mm
Model SL.161
Material Chrome Vanadium Steel
Finish Chrome
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Price Each
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