Exceptionally strong fiberglass handles with heavy vinyl grips for comfort and slip resistance. Heavy-duty pins in head serve as blade-stops. Jaws are forged tool steel with black-oxide finish for long life. Make a clean, even cut for ease in fitting lugs and terminals. Not designed for cutting steel or ACSR. Cuts up to 1-Inch (25 mm) aluminum and copper coaxial cable. Precision, one-hand shearing action without compression or frayed ends. Forged body with heat-treated and precision-ground steel blades withstands frequent cutting. Hot-riveted design requires no adjustment while maintaining a smooth, precise operation. Handles are plastic-coated for maximum comfort and gripping power.