KNIPEX Cutting Tools and and Pliers are hand tools designed for processing copper and aluminium cables. Insulated handles allow work to go on up to 1000V, protecting the user against electric shock and satisfying VDE and IEC 60900 standards. Diagonal cutters with insulated handle are made for precise cutting, especially in confined areas. The Ratchet wire cutters meet all the best practices and safety features. Built from high-grade tool steel, forged and oil-hardened, it takes minimum effort to cut cables up to 60mm. This range includes pliers and cutters which are designed for fine mechanics and are ESD safe for electronic applications.