Press Release Summary:
Featuring tapered cutting blades with one serrated edge for gripping aramid woven cloth fabric fibers and one sharp edge for cutting them, Model 9180 KevlarÂ® Shears produces clean, straight cut for splicing applications. Features include cutting blades heat treated to Rc 58-60, cushioned rubber handles, and return spring. Able to fit in and be used by either hand, design does not have any finger loops. Tool may also be used on aramid fiber insulation and fishing line.
Original Press Release:
Kevlar® Scissors Grip & Cut Slippery Fibers
An ergonomic scissors especially designed for precisely cutting aramid woven cloth fabric has been introduced by Xuron Corp. of Saco, Maine.
Xuron® Model 9180 Kevlar® Shears are designed with tapered cutting blades that have one serrated edge for gripping the slippery aramid woven cloth fabric fibers and a sharp edge for cutting them. Capable of producing a clean, straight cut, these scissors are ideal for splicing applications and feature cushioned rubber handles and a return spring for user comfort.
Eliminating finger loops, Xuron® Model 9180 Kevlar® Shears fit comfortably in either hand, regardless of size, making them well suited as an ergonomic alternative for assembly workers. Designed to provide exceptional cutting and long service life, the cutting blades are heat treated to Rc 58-60. This scissors is also ideal for aramid fiber insulation and fishing line.
The Xuron® Model 9180 Kevlar® Shears are priced at $25.25 (list) and are manufactured in the U.S.A. A complete catalog of precision shears, pliers, and assembly tools is available upon request.
For more information contact:
62 Industrial Park Road
Saco, ME 04072-1840
FAX (207) 283-0594