Press Release Summary:
Weighing 17 lb, No. 1 Portable Shear has offset frame constructed to permit shearing of wide sheets, straight cuts, or outside curves. Blades are made of tool steel and can be removed for sharpening. With 1/8 in. mild steel shear capacity and 5/16 in. mild steel rod-cutting capacity, product features 24 in. handle mechanism that works in compound fashion to facilitate cutting. Special latch is hinged to allow vise mounting or bench mounting.
Original Press Release:
Portable Shear & Rod Cutter Can Be Easily Mounted
Racine, WI - August 7, 2006 - Heinrich Company announces its No. 1 Portable Shear that can be easily mounted in a vise. This allows you to move it to other workstations or jobsites. A special latch is hinged to allow vise mounting or bench mounting. The unit's shear capacity is 1/8" mild steel; its rod-cutting capacity is 5/16" mild steel. The 24" handle mechanism is designed to work in a compound fashion, providing easy cutting action. The offset frame is constructed to permit shearing of wide sheets, straight cuts, or outside curves. Blades are made of tool steel and are easily removed for sharpening. Portable unit weighs only 17 pounds. Heinrich Company has been making special workholding tools for over 75 years. Their products include quick-acting screwless vises, single and double-acting air vises, self-centering vises, cross-hole drill jigs, 5C air collet fixtures and special metal-cutting hand tools. For more information, contact Heinrich Company at 262-634-4229 or visit heinrichco.com. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Bob Hayssen 262-634-4229