There was a download of SocketWrench 8.0 on the developer's website when we last checked. We cannot confirm if there is a free download of this software available. SocketWrench is included in Internet & Network Tools.
According to the results of the Google Safe Browsing check, the developer's site is safe. Despite this, we recommend checking the downloaded files with any free antivirus software. The most popular versions among the program users are 8.0, 7.2 and 2.5. The actual developer of the program is Catalyst Development.
From the developer:
SocketWrench is a general purpose TCP/IP networking component designed to simplify the development of Internet client and server applications. Using SocketWrench, you can connect to any service over the Internet, and can even create your own custom servers.
You may want to check out more software, such as Remote Asset Tracker, RAS Monitor or distributed.net client, which might be similar to SocketWrench.