Press Release Summary:
High Precision Scissor, Model 440 features cutting head that produces clean, square edge on variety of materials including PVC jacketing and photo-etched metal parts. Instead of finger-loops, plier-like tool has soft rubber handles and Light Touch return spring. Suited for assembly workers and field personnel who must repeatedly cut for entire shift, scissor features max cutting diameter of 20 AWG soft wire and up to 0.005 in. soft sheet metal.
Original Press Release:
Precision Scissor Cuts Cable Jacketing, Light Metals
A versatile, industrial-duty, "pliers-like" scissor that comfortably fits into the hand for precisely cutting a wide variety of small plastic and light metallic materials is available from Xuron Corp. of Saco, Maine.
The Xuron 440 High Precision Scissor features a cutting head that produces a clean, square edge effortlessly on a variety of materials, especially PVC jacketing and photo-etched metal parts. Instead of the finger-loops found on conventional scissors, this ergonomically designed tool has soft rubber handles, a Light Touch return spring, and employs a mechanical advantage.
Developed for assembly workers and field personnel who must repeatedly cut for an entire shift, the Xuron 440 High Precision Scissor is comfortable to hold, regardless of hand-size. Ideal for slitting the plastic jacketing on coaxial cables and for de-gating parts, it has a maximum cutting diameter of 20 AWG (0.8mm) soft wire and soft sheet metal up to 0.005" (0.1mm).
The Xuron 440 High Precision Scissor sells for $16.50 (list). A catalog and price list are available upon request.
For more information contact:
Abby Robey, Marketing
62 Industrial Park Rd.
Saco, ME 04072
(207) 283-1401 FAX (207) 283-0594