From Vampliers® World’s Best Pliers, these miniature side cutters are compact in size, making them ideal for precise PCB & electronics work, hobbyists, craft work etc. while maintaining the quality of tool promised by Vampire Tools. They feature outstanding sharp cutting jaws made in Japan with heat-treated carbon steel for excellent cutting performance & durability. They are particularly designed for precise cutting of electronic components, copper wire, and soft component lead wires. These nippers come with spring- loaded, ESD Safe grips for easy operation (strap holes at end of handles). The quality handles are not just comfortable but also oil resistant. angle opening adjuster (sets max jaw opening when grips are released) enhances productivity & gives less hand fatigue overall for repetitive cutting work. They are made from high quality carbon steel in Japan and provide a cutting capacity of 1.2mm solid copper wire and 2.0mm stranded copper wire.