Wire Cutter features ergonomically bent handles.
March 1, 2012 -
Available in left- and right-hand versions with non-slip Xuro-Rubber(TM) grips, Xuron 8500 BioShear(TM) Flush Cutter employs bypass cutting, which produces clean, square cut by using shear action. Ergonomic design helps keep user's knuckles in straight line to maintain comfort while cutting. Capable of cutting soft wire up to 18 AWG and plastics, tool is suited for electronics assembly, hobbies, and crafts.
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|Original Press release |
62 Industrial Park Rd.
Saco, ME, 04072 1840
Wire Cutter Design Enhances User's Comfort
An ergonomic wire cutter that features a bent handle which is designed to fit more comfortably in a user's hand and comes in left- and right-hand versions is being introduced by Xuron Corp. of Saco, Maine.
The Xuron 8500 BioShear(TM) Flush Cutter employs bypass cutting which produces a clean, square cut by using shear action, with only about half the effort required by conventional compression-type wire cutters. Designed with ergonomically bent handles, covered with non-slip soft Xuro-Rubber(TM) grips, this ergonomic wire cutter is available in left- and right-hand versions.
Ideal for arthritis sufferers and aging workers, the Xuron 8500 BioShear(TM) Flush Cutter's design helps keep the user's knuckles in a straighter line to maintain optimum comfort while cutting. Well suited for cutting soft wire up to 18 AWG (1.0 mm) and plastics, applications for this wire cutter include electronics assembly, hobbies, and crafts.
The Xuron 8500 BioShear(TM) Flush Cutter sells for $17.25(list). A complete catalog of cutters and pliers is available upon request.
For more information contact:
Abby Robey, Marketing
62 Industrial Park Road
Saco, ME 04072-1840
(207) 283-1401 FAX (207) 283-0594