Socket Sets provide added reach.

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Long Ball Hex Bit Socket Sets allow up to 30° angled entry for access in hard-to-reach areas. Set #19751 has 7-pieces and includes 1/8, 5/32, 3/16, 7/32, 1/4, 5/16, and 3/4 in. sockets packaged on metal dip rail. Set #19748 has 8-pieces and includes 3 mm through 10 mm sockets on metal clip rail. Made of forged steel, bit holders have SuperKrome® finish, which provides corrosion resistance. Bits are made of S2 steel with protective finish.



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S-K Introduces New Specialty Hex Bit Socket Sets


CHICAGO (May 8, 2002) -- With the professional mechanic in mind, S-K Hand Tool has expanded its 3/8"-drive hex bit socket line with two new Long Ball Hex Bit Socket Sets in both fractional and metric sizes. S-K's long ball hex bit sockets provide added reach plus allow up to a 30-degree angled entry for access in hard-to-reach areas-a concern when working with today's popular import automobiles. Sizes in the new sets include:

7-Piece Fractional Long Ball Hex Bit Set (#19751)

1/8", 5/32", 3/16", 7/32", 1/4", 5/16", 3/4"

Packaged on a metal clip rail.

8-Piece Metric Long Ball Hex Bit Set (#19748)

3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 7mm, 8mm, 9mm, 10mm

Packaged on a metal clip rail.

All S-K bit holders feature a through-hole design for faster changeouts of worn or damaged bits. To change bits, simply pop out the old bit and insert the new bit. Made entirely in the
U.S. of forged steel, bit holders feature S-K's SuperKrome® finish which provides maximum corrosion resistance and ease in clean-up. Bits are made of high strength, S2 steel with a protective finish for corrosion resistance.

Founded in 1921, S-K Hand Tool Corporation is a leading designer and manufacturer of professional hand tools for automotive assembly and maintenance applications; industrial assembly, production, and maintenance applications; and construction and trades applications. S-K's major product lines include sockets, ratchets, wrenches, screwdrivers, pliers, hammers, chisels and storage chests. For more information contact: Anna Reynolds,
S-K Hand Tool, 9500 West 55th Street, McCook, IL 60525. Internet: www.skhandtool.com.

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