In response to these growing user requirements, new FACOM Protwist® has a new gold coloured zinc coating, offering +100% more TIP LIFE. The new FACOM Protwist® Screwdriver handle material is 12% SOFTER** (SHORE rating) to ensure optimum comfort and control for the user. Moulded into the centre of the handle is an ergonomically-designed ‘power channel’ that runs the length of the hand, enabling an improved grip and 10% increased torque transfer for more challenging tightening or unfastening requirements.
Particularly useful within industrial environments, the new Protwist® screwdriver series features 4x corrosion resistance of existing models, virtually removing the risk of potential damage from rust or chemicals. FACOM has also designed the new tools with +100% bar strength, delivering optimum torque levels and making them suitable for more extreme applications. The new range is available in Phillips®, Pozidriv®, Torx® and Flared formats, with a variety of models tailored and colour-coded for specific industries and specialist applications : Standard, Power, Stainless, Shock, Insulated, Fluo, RFID, Tethered Safety Lock System.* An average of 100% longer tip life compared with the existing FACOM Protwist range, measured across the entire Protwist range ** Based on SHORE A Gauge Rating