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High Leverage Diagonal-Cutters, 8-Inch

D228-8

  • High-leverage design; rivet is closer to the cutting edge for 36-percent greater cutting power than other plier designs
  • Short jaws and beveled cutting edges permit close cutting of wire
  • Induction-hardened cutting knives for long life
  • Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Plastic-dipped handles for comfort and ease of identification
  • Custom, US-made tool steel
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Klein Tools specializes in making some of the world's finest pliers. The high-leverage design of these 8-Inch (203 mm) Diagonal-Cutting pliers provide 36-Percent greater cutting power than other pliers. The hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action with no handle wobble.

Specifications
Type:
High Leverage Diagonal Cutting Pliers
Overall Length:
8.063'' (204.8 mm)
Material:
Steel
Jaw Length:
0.813'' (20.7 mm)
Jaw Width:
1.188'' (30.2 mm)
Jaw Thickness:
13/16'' (20.6 mm)
Jaw Capacity:
1-3/16'' (30.2 mm)
Cutting Knives:
Standard
Cut Style:
Standard
Joint Type:
Locking
Handle Color:
Red
Handle Finish:
Plastic Dipped
Handle Length:
6'' (152.4 mm)
Insulated:
No
Tether Capable:
No
Weight:
0.60 lb (0.27 kg)
UPC:
092644720406
Additional Information
Warnings
  • Always wear approved eye protection.
  • NOT insulated. Plastic-dipped or slip-on plastic handles are NOT intended for protection against electrical shock.