Pliers

Portable Tools

90 Degree Bent Nose Pliers pick up tiny objects without strain.

December 17, 2014

Used for working on chainmail and similar projects which require tools for picking up, holding, and forming tiny rings, wire, and clips, Xuron® Model 486 is made from carbon steel and has perfectly aligned, precision ground tips that let users pick up tiny objects without putting any strain on their wrists. Ergonomic design, which incorporates Xuro-Rubber™ hand grips and internal return spring for added agility, also feature blackened tips to prevent glare and reduce eye strain. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electronics Tool Kit fosters ESD-safe assembly and repair.

November 12, 2014

Xuron® TK3500 Home Electronics Tool Kit includes 3 precision assembly tools with hand grips designed for user comfort and component protection. Model 170-IIAS Micro-Shear® Flush Cutter has slim profile head for wire up to 18 AWG, Model 450AS tweezer-nose plier can grasp fine wire under 1 mil thick, and Model 501AS adjustable wire stripper accommodates 10–26 AWG stranded and solid wire. On all tools, static-safe hand grips exhibit 106–109 Ω surface resistivity. Read More

Welding Equipment & Supplies, Portable Tools

Welding Hand Tools include chipping hammer, multifunction pliers.

October 3, 2014

Radius™ chipping hammer facilitates cleaning and removal of remove slag from any weld. While head includes flat and spiked sides, spiral handle recuses shock. Constructed from drop-forged steel, welding pliers is designed for 6 functions: nozzle and tip installation, wire cutting, nozzle cleaning, spatter removal, and slag hammer. Welper®, designed for use with MIG welding guns, offers 8 functions in one pair of pliers. All three tools aid welding operators regardless of environment. Read More

Portable Tools

Hose Clamp Pliers feature rotatable tips for tight grabbing.

September 29, 2014

Made specifically for opening hose clamps up to 3 in. in diameter, Cobra® Hose Clamp Pliers are maneuverable for all different angles enabling use in confined areas. Unique design of tips minimizes slipping off workpiece, while pushbutton allows for fine adjustment. Made from German chrome vanadium electric steel, forged and oil hardened, pliers have box-joint design for stability and slim head for reaching into tight places. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrician's Tools increase safety via 3-part insulation.

April 11, 2014

Comprised of New England style side cutters, diagonal cutters, long-nose pliers, cable cutters, pump pliers, and wire strippers, Electrician’s Insulated Tools are marked with 1,000 V symbol that indicates testing to 10,000 V. Injection-molded grips feature 3-part insulation; white underlayer acts as continuous sleeve around steel handle and serves as warning sign if insulation is compromised. Multi-color design features small thumb guards to facilitate handling and storage in tool belt. Read More

Portable Tools

Water Pump Pliers offer 3 1/2 in. gripping capacity.

March 28, 2014

Made from forged and oil-hardened, German chrome vanadium electric steel, 16 in. Alligator® XL features forged box-joint design for stability, providing true top and bottom grip. Tool self-locks on pipes and nuts, and offers 11-notch adjustment for gripping capacity up to 3 ½ in. Gripping surfaces use hardened teeth of approximately 61 Rockwell hardness to grip all shapes of work pieces. Featuring thin head and joint area, pliers fit into tight, hard-to-reach places. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Long-Nose Pliers offer wire stripping function.

March 21, 2014

Built of forged steel with induction-hardened cutting knives, All-Purpose Pliers can strip, cut, and loop 8-16 AWG solid and 10-18 AWG stranded wire. Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble. Spring-loaded for self-opening action, tool also features screw shearing holes and dual-material Journeyman™ handles for firm, comfortable grip. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools, Robotics

Sprue/Part Pliers work with end-of-arm tooling.

February 27, 2014

Compatible with SAS’s modular End-of-Arm Tooling/Gripper System, Model GRZ 10…ST features single action spring return function and aggressive grooved tooth pattern that helps grippers turn and tighten sprues. Model GRZ 20-22/GRZ 20-22 C, featuring slimmer design, helps automate work in tight areas. Small, grooved teeth and increased force capabilities handle large and die-locked sprues and runners. Both are available with or without sensors and connectors. Read More