9-Inch pliers with hot riveted joint deliver smooth action. Knife is induction hardened to deliver precise cut. Journeyman finished handles for easy identification. Precision-hardened plier head for on-the-job toughness. State-of-the-art, dual-material Journeyman handles provide a better grip without sacrificing tool strength and durability. Professional-grade materials for toughness and durability. Soft material on outer surface for comfort and a firm grip. Color-coded handles allow quick identification of tool. ''Handform'' handles for full gripping and cutting power. Custom, US-made tool steel. For more than 160 years, Klein Tools has manufactured premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools that deliver the performance, durability and precision needed to get the job done right. Our family of engineers, workers and craftsman continue to put six generations of expertise into every tool we create by using only the highest quality materials, superior workmanship, and keeping manufacturing as close to home as we can. Klein isn't just the name of our company, it's also our family name. And since we're an American company that's family-owned and family-run, you know you can count on us to be here tomorrow. Klein Tools doesn't just make great products, we make great products that stand up to the demands of the professionals who use them every day ... Since 1857.
High-leverage design for 46-percent greater cutting and gripping power than other plier designs
Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
Induction hardened cutting knives for long life
Streamlined design with sure-gripping, cross-hatched knurled jaws
Unique handle tempering helps absorb the ''snap'' when cutting wire