RS PRO HSS M8 Hand Tap Tap Set

  • RS Stock No. 215-568
  • Manufacturer RS PRO
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): DE
Product Details

ISO Metric (coarse) Set

Introducing HSS metric hand tap sets from our trusted own brand RS PRO, a range of sets with tools ideal for cutting thread into material such as metal bolts. The durable taps included in these sets are ideal for use with a tap wrench or drill, providing excellent results for a variety of applications. The sets include the 3 most common types of tap including a taper tap, second tap and bottom tap, allowing you to carry out a range of tapping tasks from starting a new thread to cutting a straight thread as soon as the tap enters the hole.

RS PRO hand tap sets are manufactured from HSS (high speed steel), offering a durable and reliable selection of tools and are available in a range of thread sizes from M3 to M12. These versatile hand tap sets are supplied with a polypropylene case, allowing you to safely store the tools when not in use.

Features and benefits

Set of 3 (taper, second and plug tap)
Supplied in polypropylene case

Application

Hand tap sets are hand tools designed for thread cutting in holes into various materials such as steel allowing you to create a smooth and precise thread for bolts and other materials. They are widely used in applications including:

• Automotive
• DIY
• Plumbing

FAQs

How to use a hand tap?

Depending on the type of tap being used and the applications, many can be used with a tap wrench or power tool. For smooth and precise thread cutting, a wrench tool is more suitable, whereas a power tool is suited to rapid thread cutting. Once attached, the hand tap can be rotated to cut the thread in the required material.

What are the hand taps made of?

RS PRO hand tap sets are manufactured from high speed steel (HSS), offering excellent corrosion resistance and the ability to withstand higher temperatures.

What sizes are available?

RS PRO hand tap sets are available in a range of sizes including:

215-552: M3
215-580: M4
215-574: M5
215-530: M6
215-568: M8
215-546: M10
215-524: M12

Are they supplied with a case?

Yes, these RS PRO hand set taps are supplied with a durable polypropylene case offering a durable and secure storage solution.

Standards

ISO metric

Specifications
Attribute Value
Set Type Hand Tap
Thread Size M8
Type Hand Tap
Number of Pieces 3
Material HSS
145 In stock for delivery within 5 working day(s) (Global Stock)
Price (ex. GST) Each
$ 31.96
(exc. GST)
$ 35.16
(inc. GST)
units
Per unit
1 +
$31.96
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