57 Piece 3/8-in Drive 6 Point SAE/Metric Socket Set
Ratchet features low profile head for greater access. Ratchet features flush mounted reversing lever for greater access. Set includes a second ratchet (stubby full polish teardrop) for more versatility and added value. Full range of 3/8-in drive sockets - complete coverage with no missing sizes. Entry angle guides fastener. Serrated depth as deep as the fastener. Large hard stamped identification. Double line (SAE) and knurled line (Metric) to easily identify SAE vs. metric sockets. Made of 6130 Alloy steel and full polish nickel chrome plated.
|Warranty||Sets & Kits do not have warranty/ see individual pcs for details|
There are two basic types of Socket wrenches. Ratchets are traditionally thought of as socket wrenches and are used for tightening and loosening fasteners. Torque wrenches are designed to tighten bolts/nuts to a specific tightness. This tightness or torque is measured foot (or in some cases inch) pounds.
|Socket Wrench Type||Ratchet|
Different sockets do different jobs. For example impact sockets are tougher than standard sockets and designed to withstand the wear and tear exerted by an impact wrench. There are many features like this that will determine the how you can use the socket and what applications it is designed for.
|Socket Type||Deep Sockets, Standard Length Sockets|
Sockets will follow one of two size conventions. SAE is commonly referred to as Standard or Imperial Standard and measurements are in fractions of an inch. Metric is the convention preferred by most countries and metric parts can be found on everything from engine bolts to home gyms. Metric sockets are measured in millimeters.
|Unit of Measure||Both SAE and Metric|
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|Category||Sockets & Ratchets - 2057|