Snap-on Industrial

Gain Added Leverage to Tighten Fasteners With Snap-on Industrial's New Extra Long 9-inch Handle Ratchet

Kenosha, Wis., February 12, 2014 – Snap-on Industrial is known for manufacturing the strongest, most durable ratchets in the industry. Now, it’s adding “longest” to the list.

The new Extra Long Sealed Ratchet, a 1/4-inch drive, 9-inch handle ratchet (part number TLL72) allows access to the most hard-to-reach fasteners found in narrow spaces. The extended length provides the longest straight handle ratchet for its drive size in the industry.

The ratchet comes with Dual80® Technology, making it the strongest, smoothest available tool on the market today.  This technology features dual pawls with seven teeth in contact with the gear, providing ultimate strength and durability with 25 percent less ratcheting arc.

Features and benefits of the Extra Long Sealed Ratchet include:

• Up to 90 foot pounds of torque to free rusted and seized fasteners

• Patented seal mechanism provides permanent lubrication and keeps out dirt and other contaminants

• Alloy steel for optimum strength and durability

• Mirror finish with nickel chrome plating to prevent corrosion

For more information on the new Extra Long Sealed Ratchet, call 877.740.1900, or visit

About Snap-on Industrial

Snap-on Industrial is a division of Snap-on Incorporated, a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, diagnostics, equipment, software and service solutions for professional users.  Products and services include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions for vehicle dealerships and repair centers, as well as customers in industry, government, agriculture, aviation and natural resources.  Products and services are sold through the company’s franchisee, company-direct, distribution and Web-based channels. Founded in 1920, Snap-on is a $2.9 billion, S&P 500 Company headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin.