Best Product – New Stanley Diamond Tip Screwdriver Set

Stanley FMHT0-62064 Diamond Tip Screwdriver Set

Stanley has a new diamond-tip screwdriver set coming out, model FMHT0-62064. This isn’t their first, but looks to be a significant refresh, with different looking handles than the Stanley Diamond Tip screwdriver set that came out 2 years ago.

Come to think of that, that older handle design looks to have heavily inspired SBD’s Dewalt MaxFit screwdrivers that were reviewed here last year.

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Stanley Stubby Screwdriver

This new screwdriver handle design looks to be coming to several Stanley style lines, as suggested by this stubby non-diamond-tip screwdriver.

It has a soft overmolded grip with golf ball-like divots, and a hole for hanging or applying added leverage.

As for the Diamond Tip screwdriver set, it’s said to deliver 100% more torque transfer and 50% longer life, compared to “standard Stanley FatMax” screwdrivers. You can also expect for a better grip on fasteners and reduced cam-out.

Stanley Diamond Tip Screwdriver Coating

Stanley says these screwdrivers: provide best-in-class grip on fasteners to reduce cam-out and prevent damage to the screw head, although there’s no indication as to which screwdrivers or types of screwdrivers they are referencing.

When done right, diamond or diamond-like particles can definitely improve screwdriver-fastener engagement, such as when dealing with Phillips screws or damaged fasteners.

They do provide more “bite,” and so there might sometimes be application-dictated limitations as to where these screwdrivers could or should be used. Don’t ask me for a special example, I can’t think of one at the moment.

The set comes with 4 slotted, 3 Phillips, and 3 Pozidriv screwdrivers.

The 10-piece set is currently available for purchase (but not yet in stock for delivery) at Amazon, with high pricing I can only hope is simply inaccurate. It’s priced lower overseas, via Amazon Germany.

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There’s a 6-piece set of the older style of Stanley FatMax Diamond Tip screwdrivers, currently at $16 at Amazon. That newer screwdriver handle style looks like it could be more comfortable, but the older style presents a much better value.

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