Press Release Summary:
Featuring jaws manufactured from heat-treated, hardened alloy steel, RIDGIDÂ® bolt cutters can cut metals up to 42 RC hardness. Slim cutting head permits cutting close to surfaces and incorporates one-step internal cam mechanism to maintain precise blade alignment. Handle design and handle grips lend to controlled cutting action. Offered in sizes from 14-42 in., product is suited for cutting rod, wire mesh, concrete form ties and rebar, and bolts.
Original Press Release:
RIDGID® Bolt Cutters Designed for Professional-Grade Performance
ELYRIA, OHIO - May 2005 - Ridge Tool Company offers RIDGID® bolt cutters that are designed for the professional tool user who needs consistent, reliable results.
The RIDGID bolt cutters have jaws that are manufactured from a specially heat-treated hardened alloy steel to guarantee the longest possible blade life combining maximum strength and wear resistance.
With a slim cutting head to permit cutting close to surfaces, RIDGID bolt cutters can cut metals up to 42 RC hardness and are ideal for cutting rod, wire mesh, concrete form ties and rebar, and bolts. In addition, the greater mechanical advantage of the handle design and the rugged handle grips will ensure more confident, controlled cutting.
RIDGID bolt cutters are offered in sizes ranging from 14" to 42" to tackle any job. The cutting head incorporates a single one-step internal cam mechanism to provide a quick and simple way to maintain precise blade alignment throughout the life of the tool.
Like all RIDGID products, the bolt cutters are backed by a full lifetime warranty.
Ridge Tool Company, a leading manufacturer of hand and power tools, markets its products in more than 130 countries. The company's broad offering includes threading and drain cleaning machines, and more than 300 types of tools serving the rental, plumbing, HVAC/R, industrial, electrical, petroleum, institutional, commercial and hardware markets. Ridge Tool is a subsidiary of St. Louis, Missouri-based Emerson. Emerson is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses.
For additional information on the RIDGID bolt cutters, please visit www.ridgid.com. Call toll free: 1-800-769-7743, or contact Ridge Tool Company, 400 Clark St., Elyria, Ohio 44036 U.S.A.