Kevin Bacon (Baconsdozen Imperial Tools).
.. A.F tools,car repair and servicing ..
Telephone 01472 353993. or 07974435627
For delivery outside UK contact me for post cost,do NOT use paypal buttons if you do Paypal will NOT refund all the fees you paid. 
For items with no paypal button please call for price of post etc. If you dont want to use paypal,I can accept a card payment over the phone.
You are welcome to enquire what else I have,I also have some brake seal kits etc listed here.
For the sizing and comparison of BSW,BSF,AF and BA with metric etc have a look at my conversion charts. 


Tools for Whitworth/BSF fittings are here.


A.F spanners and sockets. Tuning and  servicing equipment for classic cars,bikes etc.


Set 3/8 drive AF crow foot spanners (sometimes classed as sockets) ease access in many situations. Set of eight,sizes 3/8,7/16,1/2,9/16,5/8,11/16,3/4 and 7/8 inches AF £10..00p the set.

A good quality precision fine tooth,quick release type ratchet (positive lock on sockets or bars) and three bars. All 1/4 square drive. Chrome vanadium steel .The bars are 50,75 and 100mm long.The ratchet normally lists at £17 on its own. Ideal for adding to a socket set for working with smaller fixings and/or in confined spaces. £13..50p

1/2 drive version of above. 72 teeth all steel ratchet,quick release. Thumb lever for forward/reverse action.Three bars, 3,5 and 10 inches long.Proper chrome vanadium steel,strong and heavy. £19..50p

 Gravity fed spray gun,ideal DIY. 500cc plastic pot.Sprays cellulose and synthetics.Fan width and volume adjustment.£15..00p

Miniature AF sockets. Sockets are six sided and 1/4 drive. The set is on a rail and comes with T bar .  Could be combined with the 1/4 ratchets and bars above to make a decent quality small AF socket set. Eleven sockets.Sizes 5/32,3/16,7/32,1/4,9/32,5/16,11/32,3/8,7/16,1/2  and 9/16 inch AF £10..10p

Extend your socket set with these larger 1/2 drive AF sockets. (AF are measured across flats in fractions of an inch) 

SET OF SIX, these are six sided with modern configuration that avoids damage to corners of nuts and bolts . DIY quality but I've sold hundreds over the years with no complaints,  The sizes are 15/16,One inch,1+1/16 ,1+1/8 ,1+3/16 and 1+1/4 inch. The sockets are chrome vanadium steel .£15..30p.


Bi hex AF sockets.AF is commonly used on pre metric and more modern American machinery,it took over from BSW and BSF. These are good quality Chrome Vanadium steel. 1/2 drive. Sizes 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 7/8 and 15/16 inch AF. Chromed and polished. Set of nine £12..00p.Larger picture click here.

Vacuum gauge (also measures fuel pump and turbo pressure) use to set and balance twin carbs,check for inlet leaks,engine faults and gemeral engine tuning. With pipe,adaptor and T piece.Measures vacuum in the inlet manifold down stream of carburettor(s) Instructions also included. £12..00p. Larger picture click here.

Vacuum gauge.Measures intake negative pressure for engine tuning etc.

52 blades,whitworth and metric thread gauge.Represents good value for money and ideal for DIY use.Use to check for BSW (whitworth) threads on older cars and motorcycles etc and avoid using incompatible fixings.(ie Using BSW nuts on UNC bolts etc) £3..70p



Set of six larger AF sockets.Bi hex (12 sided) AF sockets,1/2 drive sizes 7/8, 15/16, 1.00, 1+1/16, 1+1/8 and 1+3/16 inch AF. Decent quality Draper Expert. Chrome Vanadium steel. £14..30p

One and half inch AF deep six sided socket. Fits various hub nuts and ball joints. Also various motor cycle fork top nuts. Being six sided it is kinder to chrome plated or brass/Alloy fixings. 1/2 inch drive,heavy duty and pro quality.£16..50p

Pair of nut splitters. Simply place over the rusted or seized nut,tighten the bolt on the end and the nut will be cracked open without damage to the bolt threads. Ive used these lots of times on rusted exhaust fittings,keep the thread well greased and they will last for years. £8..00p


Two inch AF. Bi hex socket by Elora. (For hub nuts) 3/4 drive,a heavy lump of German quality chrome vanadium steel. £24..00p (List price £43..00p)

1 and 7.8 inch hub nut socket (Fits a lot of older English vehicles). Check my conversion charts for examples.Japanese made by Koken ,professional quality. £22..00p

Set DIY type 3/8 drive mono hex (six sided) imperial (af) sockets.Sizes are 1/4 5/16 3/8 7/16 1/2 9/16 5/8 11/16 and 3/4 inches af (across flats) .Some people prefer six sided sockets for worn fastenings. Suitable for DIY with older,classic cars and motorbikes where af sizes are still often found £10..00p

Six sided Imperial socket set

I have literally tons of new and used sockets,spanners,spray guns,compressors,air and hand tools accumulated over years of messing about with old cars and tools. Please contact me if you want to buy or sell similar.
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