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Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« on: 23 September 2016, 15:48:49 »

Spotted these on another forum, ideal for a glovebox set perhaps

http://www.screwfix.com/p/forge-steel-socket-set-11-pieces/2424c
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #1 on: 23 September 2016, 16:38:14 »

Cheaper than just the socket rack at Halfords! :)
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #2 on: 23 September 2016, 16:47:38 »

Wow thats allot cheaper than the bahco 1/4 set I have
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #3 on: 23 September 2016, 16:52:21 »

Well, the Bahco is about ten times the quality, however, these are certainly 10/10 in terms of value. It's hard to imagine how tight something at, say 8mm, could possibly be, that even a cheap socket would fail. These certainly are a cracking 'just in case' set  :)
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #4 on: 23 September 2016, 17:49:30 »

I seem to lose 10mm sockets like socks so have ordered 4  ;D
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #5 on: 23 September 2016, 19:40:23 »

Thanks,
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #6 on: 23 September 2016, 19:43:11 »

Wow thats allot cheaper than the bahco 1/4 set I have

My 1/4" Bahco set was part of a redundancy package  ::) ::)    ;)
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #7 on: 23 September 2016, 21:16:17 »

Wow thats allot cheaper than the bahco 1/4 set I have

My 1/4" Bahco set was part of a redundancy package  ::) ::)    ;)


Active stock control procedures?
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #8 on: 23 September 2016, 22:11:42 »

Wow thats allot cheaper than the bahco 1/4 set I have

My 1/4" Bahco set was part of a redundancy package  ::) ::)    ;)


Active stock control procedures?

Indeed!  ;)
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Re: Cheap sockets on a rail, screwfix 1.50
« Reply #9 on: 23 September 2016, 22:39:52 »

Wow thats allot cheaper than the bahco 1/4 set I have

My 1/4" Bahco set was part of a redundancy package  ::) ::)    ;)


Active stock control procedures?

Indeed!  ;)

My 1/2" drive Mac torque wrench was acquired the same way.
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