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Knipex Diagonal Cutting Pliers VDE Certified Grip 160mm

Code: A38RF

  • For cutting soft and hard wire
  • Induction-hardened precision cutting edges
  • Edge hardness approximately 62 HRc

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Knipex Diagonal Cutting Pliers VDE Certified Grip 160mm

• For cutting soft and hard wire
• Induction-hardened precision cutting edges
• Edge hardness approximately 62 HRc
• Head chrome plated
• Handles insulated VDE tested to 1000V

The Knipex 70 06 traditional range of diagonal cutting pliers are made from a top quality vanadium electric special tool steel, forged and oil-hardened to approximately 62 HRc for added strength and durability and come in two sizes - 160mm and 180mm.

The cutting edges are ideal for hard and soft wire. They are oil hardened and tempered, and then separately induction-hardened.

These Knipex 70 06 diagonal cutting pliers have chrome-plated heads for smooth operation and handles with heavy-duty insulation for a softer and more positive grip.

These pliers have been VDE tested up to 1,000v and are suitable for versatile use on almost any job application.

Length: 160mm (7 in).

Cutting capacity :Soft wire 4.0 mm.Medium / Hard wire 2.8 mm.Hard wire 2.0 mm.

KNIPEX specialises in the development and production of high-quality pliers and is the leading manufacturer in this area in Europe. It all started back in 1882 when C. Gustav Putsch set up his own business in Wuppertal (Germany).

They concentrate their knowledge and expertise on pliers. This is the only way to meet their claim to be the best supplier in terms of quality, innovation and efficiency.

KNIPEX offers a complete range of pliers to meet the highest demands in very many different applications. The breadth and depth of their range ensures that the best tool can always be found for every application.

KNIPEX pliers fulfil the highest expectations in terms of performance, ergonomics and service life. Their products are designed to meet the requirements of professional users, who must be able to rely on their tools in day-to-day work.

KNIPEX innovations offer future oriented solutions and set standards for easy, effective and reliable work. In their development work they rely on intensive sharing of experience with users and also on modern design technology and efficient testing and experimental equipment.

KNIPEX pliers are in great demand throughout the world and they export over 60% of their production. An international network of distribution branches, agencies and importers connect them to their customers in over one hundred countries.

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A38RF Knipex Diagonal Cutting Pliers VDE Certified Grip 160mm (1+) £34.99

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