New Ratchets Feature a Quick-Release Drive Tool Retention

Press Release Summary:

Apex Tool Group recently released new GEARWRENCH ¾ inch drive ratchets that feature a full-polish chrome finish. The ratchets have a quick-release drive tool retention that enables sockets to be removed faster.  They are available in either 13-piece or 27-piece tool sets and they contain 5, 8 and 16-inch extensions and adapters for either ½ inch or 1 inch drive sockets.


Original Press Release:

GEARWRENCH® Extends Industrial Offerings with New Chrome Ratchets, Sockets and Accessories

SPARKS, Md., Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For tough industrial-grade jobs, tool strength is paramount. The new line of GEARWRENCH® ¾-inch and 1-inch Drive Industrial Chrome Ratchets, Sockets and Accessories are built to handle those tough jobs and offer a variety of features. GEARWRENCH is a brand of professional tools within the Apex Tool Group, a premier manufacturer of tools and accessories.

The new ¾"-inch drive ratchet features a full-polish chrome finish, quick-release drive tool retention that reduces time needed for removing sockets. The heavy-duty 1" drive round head ratchet offers that same chrome finish with a knurled grip to provide a non-slip surface.

¾-inch drive accessories include:

  • Flex Handle Breaker Bar with ergonomic handle
  • Sliding T-Handle
  • 5, 8 and 16-inch Extensions
  • Universal Joint
  • Adapters for ½-inch and 1-inch drive sockets
  • Open Stock Sockets, featuring Off-Corner Loading technology, chamfered opening to guide fasteners into socket, and large hard-stamped size identification

1-inch drive accessories include:

  • 8 and 16-inch Extensions
  • Flex Handle Breaker Bar
  • Sliding T-Handle
  • Adapter for ¾-inch drive sockets
  • Open Stock Sockets, featuring Off-Corner Loading technology, chamfered opening to guide fasteners into socket, and large hard-stamped size identification

The ¾-inch tools are available as 13-piece and 27-piece sets. For more information, go to www.gearwrench.com.

 

About GEARWRENCH®
GEARWRENCH is a professional hand tool brand from Apex Tool Group, one of the largest hand tool manufacturers in the world. The product line includes wrenches, ratchets, sockets, pliers, impact products, tool storage, torque wrenches and more. The brand serves professional tool users, primarily in automotive and industrial markets, including MRO, construction, mining, energy, transportation and utilities. Visit www.gearwrench.com.

About Apex Tool Group
Apex Tool Group, LLC, headquartered in Sparks, Maryland, 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. Visit www.apextoolgroup.com.

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