Tools and Equipment
Knipex X-Cut pliers boast 40% less hand force
By Alyssa Dalton
February 24, 2014 – Knipex Tools describes its new X-Cut cutting pliers as a compact, lightweight, powerful and precise box-joint diagonal cutter.
Offering various cutting capabilities for industrial, trade and craft applications, the tool features a large jaw opening for multi-strand cables. According to Knipex, the X-Cut model requires 40% less force than conventional diagonal cutters. Manufactured of forged and oil-hardened chrome-vanadium, heavy-duty steel, the cutter is available in a polished or chrome-plated finish with multi-component handles. An insulated X-Cut model is also available.