Impact Sockets

Impact sockets are used in conjunction with impact guns, impact wrenches or impact drivers to remove and/or tighten nuts and bolts. During application, the hammer action from the impact tool delivers multiple blows and high torque to break the fasteners free.

Our range of impact sockets includes products from leading brands such as Bahco, Facom, Makita, Teng Tools and RS PRO. Our impact sockets are available as individual pieces or we have a range of impact socket sets, with a wide variety of sizes and drive types to suit your needs.

What are the key features of impact sockets?

  • Impact sockets have a dark, blackened finish compared to non-impact sockets as they have a carbonised coating which helps them to harden under the impact. It's for this reason that normal sockets cannot be used for impact socket applications, as they may shatter under the strain.
  • Hardened metal surface allows stronger impact blows to the part you are tightening or removing.
  • As with other sockets, impact sockets are available in metric and imperial measurements, with our range spanning from 3/8 in to 2 3/16 in and 6.0mm to 125mm.
  • Popular drive sizes 1/4 in, 1/2 in, 3/4, & 1 in.

Types of impact sockets available:

Hexagonal Impact Socket, also known as 6-point Impact Socket. The term comes from the internal shape of the socket recess being that of the hexagon, the most commonly shaped fastener.

Bi Hexagon Impact Socket, also known as 12-point Impact Socket. The term comes from the internal shape of the socket recess being that of two hexagons laid over one another. They fit 6-point fastener heads in twice as many positions.

Square sockets and Torx sockets are also available, which are typically used in more specialist applications.

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Impact sockets are typically used in engineering, maintenance, fabrication or automotive applications. They may typically be found in any of the following industries:

  • Garages and Workshops
  • Hydraulic Tightening
  • Civil Engineering
  • Marine Maintenance and Aerospace applications

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Description Price Socket Type Socket Size Drive Size Drive Type Imperial or Metric Material Finish Number of Pieces Overall Length
RS Stock No. 137-0919
BrandRS PRO
SGD14.11
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Hexagon 19.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0909
BrandRS PRO
SGD135.15
1 Set
Set(s)
Hexagon 12 mm, 13 mm, 14 mm, 17 mm, 19 mm, 21 mm, 22 mm, 24 mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 8 -
RS Stock No. 137-0942
BrandRS PRO
SGD51.96
Each
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Hexagon 36.0mm 1.0 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0920
BrandRS PRO
SGD14.63
Each
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Hexagon 21.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0924
BrandRS PRO
SGD19.22
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Hexagon 17.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0930
BrandRS PRO
SGD46.39
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Hexagon 30.0mm 3/4 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0935
BrandRS PRO
SGD56.83
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Hexagon 27.0mm 1.0 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0908
BrandRS PRO
SGD197.47
1 Set
Set(s)
Hexagon 10 mm, 11 mm, 12 mm, 13 mm, 14 mm, 15 mm, 16 mm, 17 mm, 18 mm, 19 mm, 21 mm, 22 mm, 23 mm, 24 mm, 27 mm, 30 mm, 32 mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 18 -
RS Stock No. 137-0943
BrandRS PRO
SGD57.14
Each
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Hexagon 38.0mm 1.0 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0921
BrandRS PRO
SGD20.00
Each
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Hexagon 22.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0911
BrandRS PRO
SGD229.36
1 Set
Set(s)
Hexagon 17 mm, 19 mm, 21 mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 3 100.0 mm
RS Stock No. 137-0910
BrandRS PRO
SGD64.31
1 Set
Set(s)
Hexagon 17 mm, 19 mm, 21 mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 3 -
RS Stock No. 137-0915
BrandRS PRO
SGD18.14
Each
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Hexagon 13.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0931
BrandRS PRO
SGD40.82
Each
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Hexagon 32.0mm 3/4 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0925
BrandRS PRO
SGD21.84
Each
units
Hexagon 19.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0933
BrandRS PRO
SGD48.67
Each
units
Hexagon 24.0mm 1.0 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0938
BrandRS PRO
SGD47.33
Each
units
Hexagon 33.0mm 1.0 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0926
BrandRS PRO
SGD19.22
Each
units
Hexagon 21.0mm 1/2 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0932
BrandRS PRO
SGD46.81
Each
units
Hexagon 33.0mm 3/4 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
RS Stock No. 137-0936
BrandRS PRO
SGD50.46
Each
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Hexagon 30.0mm 1.0 in Square Metric Chrome Molybdenum Steel Chrome 1 -
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