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Impact Hex Bit Sockets resist wear and corrosion.

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Available individually or in sets, impact hex bit sockets come in 3/8 and ½ in. drive versions that cover 1/8-5/8 in. standard and 2-17 mm metric sizes. Each is made from 8650 steel and precision heat-treated. Black oxide finish lends to corrosion resistance, and bits are secured by setscrew in heavy-duty, screw-type holders. Available sets include 7-piece 3/8 in. drive set, 7-piece ½ in. drive set, 9-piece metric size set, and 6-piece metric size set.

Original Press Release:

Wright Tool Adds Impact Hex Bit Sockets to Existing Product Line

BARBERTON, OHIO - November 2006 - New impact hex bit sockets are now available from Wright Tool in 3/8" drive and 1/2" drive, ranging from 1/8" to 5/8" sizes, and in metric sizes ranging from 2mm to 17mm.

The new impact hex bit sockets are also offered as the following sets: seven-piece 3/8" drive (Set No. 362), seven-piece 1/2" drive (Set No. 403), nine-piece metric size (Set No. 363) and six-piece metric size (Set No. 455).

Wright Tool's impact hex bits are made from 8650 steel and are precision heat treated
to provide high strength and longer product life. With a black oxide finish for corrosion resistance, Wright Tool impact hex bits are secured by a setscrew in heavy-duty, screw-type holders.

An identification number is stamped on each bit in large type for easy identification. All sets are on color-coded clip rails for easy access and storage. Replacement bits are available.

"The addition of the new impact hex bit sockets greatly enhances Wright Tool's existing line of impact sockets," said Greg Helbling, vice president of sales, Wright Tool.

Wright Tool offers more than 3,600 tools for the industrial, contractor, and MRO markets. All Wright-manufactured products are U.S. made and carry lifetime guarantees against defects in workmanship. The company is located at One Wright Drive, P.O. Box 512, Barberton, OH 44203. Phone: 800-321-2902. Fax: 800-543-2095. E-mail: Web site:

If possible, please e-mail inquiries to: or, send to: Greg Helbling, Wright Tool Co., P.O. Box 512, Barberton, OH 44203.

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