Press release no. 1/2012 from 03/04/2012

A super-compact Bit Ratchet is included in the 38-piece “Tool-Check”. combination kit. Its robust drop-forged full steel design enables a very high torque transfer. The thumbwheel on the head of the ratchet means that it can be operated with just a single hand.

Optimally equipped for all screwdriving jobs with the compact “Tool-Check”


Wera Tool-Check
The Wera Tool-Check – with a particularly clever housing of the sockets

Wera at the International Hardware Fair 2012
Optimally equipped for all screwdriving jobs with the compact “Tool-Check”

Clearly arranged and secured in a robust plastic box / Dimensions just
15 x 8 cm / Bit Ratchet for high torque applications in very confined spaces
/ “Rapidaptor” bit holder with rapid-turn sleeve / Various bits and sockets,
plus a socket adaptor /

Cologne / Wuppertal. An astonishing 38 pieces are included in a new tool
combination that was presented by the Wuppertal-based screwdriving
specialist Wera Tools at the International Hardware Fair in Cologne.
The particularly compact “Tool-Check” is the perfect universal companion
for a number of screwdriving applications. The combination kit contains a
Bit Ratchet, a “Rapidaptor” bit holder as well as a total of 28 bits, seven
sockets and a socket adaptor. Bits and sockets can be driven with the Bit
Ratchet; and the “Rapidaptor” also serves as an extension. Tools are
clearly arranged and securely housed in a robust plastic box. Despite the
wide range of equipment, the Wera “Tool-Check” measures just 15 x 8 cm.

The tools offer the following advantages:

  • Bits for screwdriving applications suitable for both metal and wood
  • Hand and machine sockets for use in manual as well as power tool
  • applications “Rapidaptor” bit holder with rapid-turn sleeve for particularly fast bit change
  • ¼” Bit Ratchet for rapid working when screwdriving with a power tool or hand tool is not possible because the space is too limited

Further information:
Wera Tools UK Ltd
Units 1-2 McGregors Way, Turnoaks Bus. Park, Chesterfield, S40 2WB
Telephone: 01246 277756, Fax: 01246 273335
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