Klein® Tools Increases Cutting Power with New 9” Heavy-Duty Diagonal-Cutting Pliers

Oct. 19, 2017 (Lincolnshire, Ill.) – Klein Tools (www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, introduces the 9” Journeyman™ Heavy-Duty Diagonal-Cutting Pliers with extra-long cutting blades. The thicker forging ensures increased durability while the extra-long cutting blades provide 57 percent more cutting surface* for greater cutting ability and more efficiency on the job.

9'' Journeyman™ Heavy-Duty Diagonal-Cutting Pliers (Cat. No. J2000-59)

  • High-leverage design has 46 percent more cutting power*
  • Induction-hardened cutting knives for longer life
  • Heavy-duty cutting knives cut ACSR, screws, nails and most hardened wire
  • Angled blade design for easier access to cut screws and bolts
  • Hot-riveted joint for smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Exclusive handle tempering absorbs the “snap” when cutting wire
  • Dual-material Journeyman™ handles provide better grip and added comfort

“At Klein Tools, we are dedicated to innovation and quality, which means continually re-imagining our existing products,” says Austin Minor, associate product manager at Klein Tools. “We listened to our customers and have designed these all-new Heavy-Duty Diagonal-Cutting Pliers to last longer and perform more cuts over time than standard diagonal-cutters.”

For more information, visit www.kleintools.com or contact your local distributor.

*Percentages based on comparison with Klein Tools’ 8” diagonal-cutting pliers.

About Klein Tools

Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the No. 1 choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople. For more information, visit www.kleintools.com.

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