Mows down wire that is less than 1/4" thick and leaves a clean cut every time. It provides great leverage and will last a lifetime, too.
A thicker cushion on the handle would be a nice touch, but that is a minor complaint.
Cuts wire up to 1/4" thick with ease, and has a comfortable handle that reduces hand cramping and discomfort during repetitive jobs.
Jaw opening isn't as wide as it could be due to double-joint system.
This tool provides plenty of leverage and cuts wire rope up to 1/4" in thickness. The handle is comfortable, too.
It cuts softer metals such as wire rope up to 1/4" thick, but can only handle harder items that are a bit smaller than that.
Self-adjusting clamps hold the wire perpendicular to the jaws, making this a great tool for precision use on smaller projects.
Not suited for thick wires, and trying to use this tool for that purpose will likely damage it.
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