Klein Tools® Launches Three Offset Aviation Snips for Sheet Metal Cutting Needs

June 7, 2023 (Lincolnshire, Ill.) – Klein Tools (www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, launches three new Offset Aviation Snips, with forged and heat-treaded steel blades for strength and durability. 

Offset Aviation Snips (Cat. Nos. 2400L, 2401R, 2402S)

  • Offset blades keep user’s hand above material being cut and flow material away from the blades
  • Forged and heat-treated steel blades for strength and durability
  • Cuts up to 18-gauge cold-rolled sheet metal and 22-gauge stainless steel sheet metal 
  • Spring-loaded for self-opening action
  • Safety clasp keeps jaws closed when not in use 
  • Hardened handles for extra strength 
  • Contoured plastic handles with thumb guards are comfortable and color-coded by cutting pattern
  • Hang-hole on handle for easy storage 

Offset Left-Cutting Aviation Snips

Cat. No. 2400L

Offset Right-Cutting Aviation Snips

Cat. No. 2401R

Offset Straight-Cutting Aviation Snips

Cat. No. 2402S

“Klein Tools' new Offset Aviation Snips are the perfect tool for HVAC technicians or any other professional that needs to cut sheet metal,” says Amy Hart, senior product manager at Klein Tools. “Available in three different cutting patterns, the offset blades on these snips keeps user’s hands above the material being cut, and flow material away from the blades, making the whole process safer. The forged and heat-treated blades can cut a variety of sheet metal thickness levels, and feature both a spring for self-opening action and a safety clasp to keep the jaws closed when not in use.” 

For more information, visit www.kleintools.com/new-products or search for #NewKleins on social media.

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.

Klein is a registered trademark of Klein Tools, Inc.

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