Lineman's Skinning Knife, Insulated


  • Replaces Catalog Number 1571-3LR-INS
  • Durable two-layer insulation clearly marked with the official 1000-volt rating symbol
  • Klein's exclusive design features molded measuring marks on back of handle to help measure stripping length of wire
  • Large molded handle for an easier, more comfortable grip
  • Made in USA
  • Tough, tempered steel blade provides maximum sharpness and durability to withstand frequent cable scoring
  • Meets or exceeds ASTM F1505-10, IEC 60900:2012, CAN/ULC-60900-09, NFPA-70E, 2012 ed. CSA Z462-08
  • VDE certified
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The exclusive design features dual-layer insulation for safety. The high-dielectric white inner layer is bonded to the tool while the outer orange layer is flame retardant and serves as a visual warning if the tool has been compromised. The insulated handle is molded for comfort and also features marks on the back to help measure the stripping length of wire. The blade is made of stainless steel for durability and corrosion resistance.

Cable Scoring and Cutting
Special Features:
Measuring Marks on Handle
Blade Length:
2.375'' (6 cm)
Overall Length:
8.75'' (22.2 cm)
Blade Material:
1095 Steel
Handle Color:
Handle Material:
High-Dielectric Plastic
Handle Finish:
2-Layer Insulation
ASTM F1505-10, IEC 60900:2012, CAN/ULc-60900-09, NFPA-70E, 2012 Ed. CSA Z462-08
5.6 oz (159 g)
Additional Information
  • Whenever possible, always de-energize lines and equipment prior to working on or around them. Klein insulated tools are designed only to reduce the chance of injury where the tool may make contact with an energized source.
  • Only use tools that are marked with the official international 1000-volt rating symbol if there is any chance that the tools will make contact with an energized source.
  • Always inspect your tools before use. Destroy tool if insulation becomes damaged in any way.
  • Always wear approved eye protection.
  • Do NOT touch uninsulated portion of the tool or any conductive object when either might contact an energized source.
  • Keep tool clean, dry and free of any surface contaminants.