Lineman's Pliers, Bolt Thread-Holding


  • Lineman's Pliers with hinge opening holds and cleans 5/8-Inch (16 mm) pole line and hardware bolts or threaded rods
  • Cuts ACSR, screws, nails, and most hardened wire
  • High-leverage design. Rivet is closer to the cutting edge for 46-percent greater cutting and gripping power than other plier designs
  • Precision machined knives cut cleanly and crisply even on fine stranded wire, mule tape and pull line
  • Made in USA with Custom, US-made tool steel
  • Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Streamlined design with rounded nose and sure-gripping, cross-hatched knurled jaw
  • Unique handle tempering helps absorb the ''snap'' when cutting wire
  • Induction hardened plier head and knives for on-the-job toughness and durability
  • Plastic-dipped handles for comfort and ease of identification
  • ''Handform'' handles for full gripping and cutting power
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These Lineman's Side-Cutting pliers feature a hinge opening to hold and clean 5/8'' (16 mm) pole line and hardware bolts or threaded rods. Cutting knives are induction hardened for long life. The 2000 series blades are designed for heavy-duty cutting of ACSR, screws, nails, and most hardened wire. The high-leverage design provides 46-Percent greater cutting power than other plier designs. Exclusive handle tempering absorbs the snap when cutting wire. Pick up these Klein's and feel the difference.

Side Cutting Pliers
Holds 5/8'' (1.6 cm) Pole Line and Hardware Bolts, Threaded Rods; Cuts ACSR, Screws, Nails, and Most Hardened Wire
Overall Length:
9.35'' (23.7 cm)
Overall Height:
0.75'' (1.9 cm)
Overall Width:
2.06'' (5.2 cm)
Nose Type:
New England
Jaw Length:
1.594'' (4 cm)
Jaw Width:
1.25'' (3.2 cm)
Jaw Thickness:
0.625'' (1.6 cm)
Jaw Capacity:
1.43'' (3.6 cm)
Knife Length:
0.781'' (2 cm)
Joint Type:
Hot Riveted
Handle Color:
Light Blue
Handle Finish:
Handle Length:
5.41'' (13.7 cm)
Tether Capable:
1.2 lb (0.5 kg)
Additional Information
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  • Always wear approved eye protection.
  • NOT insulated. Plastic-dipped or slip-on plastic handles are NOT intended for protection against electrical shock.