CRAFTSMAN, a master of mechanics since 1927, has announced OVERDRIVE mechanics tools — an innovative new line of sockets, wrenches, and ratchets designed to provide access in confined spaces and rounded bolt removal for common automotive and maintenance tasks.
Backed by a full lifetime warranty, the new tools offer a sleek corrosion-resistant gunmetal chrome finish, easy-to-read markings, and enhanced geometry needed for various tasks.
Standout items in the new OVERDRIVE line include the:
“At CRAFTSMAN we take pride in developing innovative mechanics tools that everyone from homeowners to automotive enthusiasts reach for every day,” said Matthew McGarry, director of Product Management, at Stanley Black & Decker. “Our new line of OVERDRIVE mechanics tools continue that tradition and come packed with enhancements on ratchets, sockets, and wrenches designed to address a variety of challenges, from rusted and rounded bolt removal to turning fasteners in tight spaces.”
Featuring a 180-tooth count dual-pawl mechanism and 2.0-degree arc swing, the CRAFTSMAN OVERDRIVE ratchets provide 2.5X better access for confined turns and hard-to-reach fasteners (when compared to CRAFTSMAN 72-tooth ratchets).
Additionally, the new sockets and box end wrenches feature Tight Torque Technology, designed to remove fasteners rounded up to 70% and to help prevent rounding.