GEARWRENCH® Introduces ¾” and 1” Drive Impact Accessories

New ¾" and 1" Drive Impact Adapters, Extensions, and Universal Joints join the GEARWRENCH impact tool lineup, offering users a wider selection

SPARKS, Md., Oct. 31, 2017 - GEARWRENCH®, a premier hand tool brand from Apex Tool Group, known for tools that deliver speed, strength, and access, today unveiled seven new ¾" and 1" Drive Impact Accessories. The new products include two impact universal joints, three extensions, and two adapters.

All are manufactured from chrome molybdenum alloy steel for strength and have a manganese phosphate finish for corrosion resistance. Each product features a pin hole for Pin and O-ring tool retention and a through‑hole on square drive ends. All meet or exceed ASME B107.2 requirements.

"These new products are part of the continued expansion of our impact tool offering," said James Stewart, Senior Product Manager for GEARWRENCH. "Larger size accessories like these are required by many users and GEARWRENCH is now able to provide high quality tool solutions for those requirements."

The following Impact Accessories are now available:

  • Cat. No. 84655 – 1/2" Drive Impact 1/2" F x 3/4" M Adapter
  • Cat. No. 84889 – 3/4" Drive Impact Universal Joint
  • Cat. No. 84893 – 3/4" Drive Impact Extension 13"
  • Cat. No. 84296 – 1" Drive Impact Universal Joint
  • Cat. No. 84297 – 1" Drive Impact 1" F x 3/4" M Adapter
  • Cat. No. 84298 – 1" Drive Impact Extension 7"
  • Cat. No. 84299 – 1" Drive Impact Extension 13"


GEARWRENCH is a premier hand tool brand from Apex Tool Group, one of the largest hand tool manufacturers in the world. Since the launch of the original patented five-degree ratcheting wrench, the GEARWRENCH brand has continuously led the industry with breakthroughs in pass-thru ratchets, sockets, screw/nut drivers, pliers, and specialty tools. For more information, visit

About Apex Tool Group

Apex Tool Group, LLC, based in Sparks, MD, is one of the largest worldwide producers of industrial hand and power tools, tool storage, drill chucks, chain, and electronic soldering products. Apex serves a multitude of global markets, including automotive, aerospace, electronics, energy, hardware, industrial, and consumer retail. For more information, visit

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