The Socket

Some articles on socket, sockets, the socket:

List Of Intel Microprocessors - 64-bit Processors: Intel 64 – Sandy Bridge / Ivy Bridge Microarchitecture - Core I7
... L3 cache 995 million transistors Introduced January, 2011 Socket 1155 LGA 2-channels DDR3-1333 Variants ending in 'S' have a peak TDP of 65 W, others 95 W Variants ending in 'K ...
Socket Wrench Types - Pass Through Sockets and Ratchets
... Some sockets are designed to have the same outside diameter and shape within a given set size ... Each pass-Through socket, within a given socket set, is designed to be used with a "special" ratchet that fits on the outside of the socket and not to the middle of the socket ... By fitting the outside of the socket they allow the bolt or stud to extend through the socket, eliminating the need for a deep socket in some applications ...