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. 243-658
BrandRS PRO
$7.30
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Phillips PH00 Precision 60 mm 170 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 449-9353
BrandRS PRO
$10.11
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Flat 5.5 mm Standard 125 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 449-9375
BrandRS PRO
$7.04
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Pozidriv PZ0 Standard 60 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 253-144
BrandRS PRO
$11.98
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Flat 4 mm Standard 100 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4161
BrandRS PRO
$8.02
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Phillips PH2 Standard 100 mm 202 mm - Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-462
BrandRS PRO
$7.04
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Torx T4 Precision 60 mm 170 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-484
BrandRS PRO
$8.05
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Phillips PH1 Precision 80 mm 190 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 449-9410
BrandRS PRO
$3.78
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Phillips PH0 Standard 60 mm 130 mm Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 662-585
BrandRS PRO
$6.97
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Torx T10 Standard 4 in 189 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-478
BrandRS PRO
$4.47
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Phillips PH1 Precision 200 mm 295 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel Polypropylene, Rubber - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-579
BrandRS PRO
$7.70
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Flat 3 mm Precision 100 mm 210 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 253-021
BrandRS PRO
$13.63
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Phillips PH2 Standard 100 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4155
BrandRS PRO
$7.04
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Phillips PH1 Standard 75 mm 168 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 662-563
BrandRS PRO
$5.22
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Torx T8 Standard 3 in 145 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 864-0849
BrandRS PRO
$4.87
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Hex 2 mm Precision 50 mm - - Steel Polypropylene, Thermoplastic Elastomer - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4098
BrandRS PRO
$7.18
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Flat 3 mm Standard 150 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-591
BrandRS PRO
$6.15
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Flat 3 mm Precision 50 mm 160 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 499-2492
BrandRS PRO
$19.49
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Flat 8 mm Standard 175 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 449-9404
BrandRS PRO
$5.69
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Pozidriv PZ2 Standard 100 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 542-3335
BrandRS PRO
$30.59
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Hex 1/4 in Interchangeable 200 mm 255 mm - - - - - - - - -
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