Diagonal Cutting Pliers, Insulated, Slim Handle, 8-Inch


  • Insulated pliers are 1000V Rated for safety on the job and VDE Certified with unique three-part insulation with white underlayer that provides a warning sign when insulation may be compromised
  • Multi-color, sleek design with small thumb guards for ease of handling and easy storage in your toolbelt
  • Cuts ACSR, screws, nails and most hardened wire
  • Induction hardened cutting knives for long life
  • Made in USA
  • Hot-riveted joint for smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Durable, molded insulation meets or exceeds ASTM F1505 and IEC 60900 standards for insulated tools
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Klein Tools 200028EINS Pliers are Electrician's Insulated High-Leverage Diagonal-Cutting pliers with 1000V rated grips and VDE certification for safety on the job. The multi-color, sleek design with small thumb guards make for easy handling and storage. The three-part insulation with white underlayer provides a warning sign that insulation may be compromised. The durable, molded insulation meets or exceeds IEC 60900 and ASTM F1505 standards for insulated tools.

Diagonal Cutting Pliers
ACSR, Screws, Nails and Most Hardened Wire
Special Features:
Flame Retardant and Impact Resistant Handle
Overall Length:
8.15'' (20.7 cm)
Induction Hardened Steel
Nose Type:
Jaw Length:
0.83'' (2.1 cm)
Jaw Width:
1.25'' (3.2 cm)
Jaw Thickness:
0.49'' (1.2 cm)
Cutting Knives:
Cut Style:
Joint Type:
Handle Color:
Handle Finish:
3-Layer Insulation
Handle Length:
4.8'' (12.2 cm)
IEC 60900 and ASTM F1505
11.2 oz (318 g)
Additional Information
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  • 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 shown below, if there is any chance that the tools will make contact with an energized source.
  • Always inspect your tools before use.
  • 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.
  • Destroy tool if the insulation is damaged in any way.