For cutting soft to hard wires. The precision cutting edges are also induction hardened. Cutting edge hardness approx. 62 HRC. The side cutter has an optimum lever ratio for fatigue-free working. Made of special tool steel, forged and oil-hardened. Handles with ergonomically shaped SoftGripp multi-component grips. Cutting values: soft wire up to 6.0 mm Ø, medium-hard wire up to 3.5 mm Ø, hard wire up to 2.0 mm Ø and cable up to 11 mm Ø. Length 160 mm. Weight 205 g.
The following applies to all side cutters: best cutting performance is found at the rear of the blades, close to the articulated joint.
INFO for side cutters:
M = medium-hard wire = nails, wire pin
H = Hard wire = Wire rope fibre, steel wire
P = piano wire = spring steel wire