# Do they make square sockets?

## Do they make square sockets?

Try using a socket that fits the number of corners on your square head bolts. These Square Socket or 4-point sockets fit many of the common head sizes we sell. Sockets for square head bolts and Square Nuts. Bolts and screws are classified by their shank or shaft size.

## Is there a 10 mm socket?

In fact, the 10mm socket is one of the most commonly used metric size sockets of all. It’s no secret that the majority of parts under the hood and in the car require a 10mm. The applications may vary from car to car, but the 10mm is absolutely vital to complete a project.

What is the square hole in a socket called?

Socket Drive The drive socket is the square hole which is used to attach the socket to a turning tool such as a ratchet or wrench. Drive sockets can come in one of five sizes: 1/4″, 3/8″, 1/2″, 3/4″ and 1″.

What are the sizes of socket drives?

There are 5 different sizes of ‘drive socket’ that are commonly used: 1/4″, 3/8″, 1/2″, 3/4″ and 1″. The smaller the drive is, the smaller the head is likely to be as well.

### Will a 6 point socket work on a square nut?

Whatever fits and works… Yes they do, but be fore-warned that it’s much easier to strip a 12pt as opposed to a 6pt socket as opposed to a box wrench! Do the math . A regular nut has six sides.

### Will a 8 point socket fit a square nut?

8 point for squares can take off corners. Most all impact wrench sockets are 6 or 4 point.

What’s equivalent to a 10 mm socket?

SAE to Metric Conversion Chart

SAE Metric Inch
9mm 0.354
3/8″ 0.375
10mm 0.394
13/32″ 0.406

What is 10 mm socket?

So what is a 10mm socket equivalent? The equivalent imperial size of a 10mm socket is a 3/8 socket. Imperial sizes are known as SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) or Standard.