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. 544-667
BrandRS PRO
$8.26
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Parallel 3/16 in Standard 6 in - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - Bead Blasted; Lacquer - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4082
BrandRS PRO
$6.43
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Flat 3 mm Standard 100 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 662-541
BrandRS PRO
$5.70
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Torx T6 Standard 75 mm 145 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 736-169
BrandRS PRO
$13.23
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Pozidriv, Supadriv PZ2 Long Reach 350 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-456
BrandRS PRO
$7.04
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Torx T6 Precision 60 mm 170 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 243-620
BrandRS PRO
$7.11
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Flat 1.5 mm Precision 50 mm 160 mm - Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 253-009
BrandRS PRO
$15.33
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Phillips PH1 Standard 80 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel PP; TPR - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 736-147
BrandRS PRO
$34.30
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Flat 10 mm Long Reach 500 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 613-858
BrandRS PRO
$3.63
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Phillips PH2 Stubby 38 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4177
BrandRS PRO
$4.48
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Phillips PH3 Standard 150 mm 262 mm - Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 542-3278
BrandRS PRO
$32.23
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Hex 1/4 in Stubby 55 mm 110 mm - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 864-0836
BrandRS PRO
$4.87
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Flat 3 mm Precision 50 mm - - Steel Polypropylene, Thermoplastic Elastomer - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 542-3313
BrandRS PRO
$31.17
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Hex 1/4 in Interchangeable 50 mm 115 mm - - - - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 459-4256
BrandRS PRO
$8.76
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Pozidriv PZ1 Standard 75 mm 168 mm - Chrome Vanadium Molybdenum Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 544-689
BrandRS PRO
$5.09
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Parallel 1/8 in Standard 4 in - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - Bead Blasted; Lacquer - - - -
RS Stock No. 544-718
BrandRS PRO
$4.84
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Supadriv; Pozidriv PZ2 Standard 4 in - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - Bead Blasted; Lacquer - - - -
RS Stock No. 864-0845
BrandRS PRO
$4.87
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Hex 1.3 mm Precision 50 mm - - Steel Polypropylene, Thermoplastic Elastomer - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 499-2515
BrandRS PRO
$20.87
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Pozidriv PZ3 Standard 150 mm - Yes Chrome Vanadium Steel Bi-material - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 736-153
BrandRS PRO
$12.20
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Pozidriv, Supadriv PZ1 Long Reach 350 mm - - Chrome Vanadium Steel Cellulose Acetate - - - - - -
RS Stock No. 911-1109
BrandRS PRO
$16.71
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Flat 5 x 1 mm Standard 75 mm 152 mm Yes Alloy Steel Nylon 11 - - - - - -
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