Screwdrivers

A screwdriver is the most common hand tool found in any toolbox or household. Their primary purpose is to loosen or tighten screws. There are many head types and lengths to choose from depending on the material and applications. RS Components offer a huge range of the most popular brands such as; Bahco, CooperTools, Facom, Wera, Knipex, Wiha, Weller, Stanley and RS PRO with large stock quantities.


Get the right screwdriver!


Whether you are a DIY enthusiast or a tradesperson it is very important to have the right screwdriver to avoid damaging screw heads and driver tips. View our Screwdrivers Guide which illustrates all the available screwdriver options to help you select the model that best suits you and your projects.


Screwdriver Elements


Before choosing a screwdriver or Screwdriver Set it's important to consider your application, comfort, and design before making a considered purchase.


Measurement: Metric or Imperial


Handle: Generally shaped to prevent rolling on flat surfaces and can also be ergonomic to improve comfort. Most commonly the handles are made of a composite of hard plastic such as cellulose acetate or thermoplastic rubber to improve grip.


Shaft: Made of strong steel to ensure that bending or twisting deformation does not occur when applying force. The shafts are round or has a hexagonal shape for more torque transfer.


Tips: An important part of a screwdriver, it make’s contact with the screw head and delivers the rotating force (torque). There is virtually an unlimited choice of tips and sizes, they are usually variations of the most popular shapes and made from materials such as;


 



  • Titanium, Stainless steel

  • Tool grade steel or (S2)

  • High-speed steel or (HSS)

  • Chromium-vanadium-molybdenum steel

  • Non-sparking metals to reduce combustion risk


 


What are the most common types?


The most common are slotted screwdriver, Pozidriv (PZ), Phillips (PH) and Flathead (also known as a standard) Torx (T or TX) and Terminal.


What does VDE Approved mean?


VDE approval ensures that tools like screwdrivers are safe to use when working with electricity. A VDE approved tool means that it has passed a series of rigorous tests ensuring the quality, safety, construction, and ergonomics have been met.


What does ESD mean?


ESD Anti-Static screwdrivers are made for use on sensitive electronic components by allowing controlled dissipation of static build-up. Electrostatic discharge (ESD) is the release of static electricity when two elements encounter each other.


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Description Price Tip Type Tip Size Screwdriver Type Blade Length Overall Length VDE/1000V Approved Blade Material Handle Material ESD Safe Blade Finish Height Safe Non Sparking Drive Shape Drive Size
RS Stock No. 182-9682
BrandRS PRO
MYR60.80
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Flat 1.6 x 10 mm Standard 175 mm 295 mm - Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel Rubberised Soft Grip - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 125-3083
BrandRS PRO
MYR39.53
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Slotted 1.2 x 6.5 mm Insulated 150 mm 260 mm Yes Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel Plastic - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 544-667
BrandRS PRO
MYR22.92
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Parallel 3/16 in Standard 6 in - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - Bead Blasted; Lacquer - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9662
BrandRS PRO
MYR22.11
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Flat 0.8 x 4 mm Standard 75 mm 175 mm No Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 544-718
BrandRS PRO
MYR15.77
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Supadriv; Pozidriv PZ2 Standard 4 in - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - Bead Blasted; Lacquer - - - -
RS Stock No. 247-458
BrandRS PRO
MYR21.10
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Hex 2.5 mm Precision 100 mm 210 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 911-1143
BrandRS PRO
MYR75.42
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Pozidriv PZ2 Standard 100 mm 203 mm Yes Alloy Steel Nylon 11 - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 136-7214
BrandRS PRO
MYR47.87
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Hex 10 mm Standard 200 mm - - Alloy Steel PP, TPV - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 136-7211
BrandRS PRO
MYR32.19
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Hex 5 mm Standard 100 mm - - Alloy Steel PP, TPV - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 911-1099
BrandRS PRO
MYR48.94
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Flat 0.8 x 4 mm Standard 75 mm 155 mm Yes Alloy Steel Nylon 11 - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 125-3089
BrandRS PRO
MYR53.89
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PlusMinus / Modulo PZ2 Standard 80 mm 190 mm Yes Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel Plastic - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9693
BrandRS PRO
MYR31.75
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Phillips PH2 Standard 150 mm 210 mm No Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4060
BrandRS PRO
MYR41.90
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Flat 10 mm Long Reach 250 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-462
BrandRS PRO
MYR22.92
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Torx T4 Precision 60 mm 170 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9658
BrandRS PRO
MYR17.93
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Flat 0.4 x 2.5 mm Standard 75 mm 165 mm No Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9664
BrandRS PRO
MYR24.06
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Flat 0.8 x 4 mm Standard 125 mm 225 mm No Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9689
BrandRS PRO
MYR23.12
Each
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Phillips PH1 Standard 100 mm 180 mm No Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 444-7914
BrandRS PRO
MYR139.53
Each
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System Zero 3 Standard 150 mm - - Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9659
BrandRS PRO
MYR18.27
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Flat 0.5 x 3 mm Standard 75 mm 165 mm No Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 182-9763
BrandRS PRO
MYR38.29
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Tri Wing T3 Standard 80 mm 180 mm - Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel - - - - - - -
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