Electrically discharging handles - dissipative. Precision pliers for ultra fine cutting work, e. g. in electronics and fine mechanics. Very precisely ground and sharp cutting edges with very small bevels for exact cutting on delicate electronic components- also available without bevel for flush cutting. Cutting edges additionally induction hardened, cutting edge hardness approx. 64 HRC. Approx. 20% lighter than conventional electronics pliers. Bolted joint with carefully manufactured joint surfaces for even, low-friction movement throughout the entire opening range. Smooth-running double spring for a gentle and even opening. Ergonomically optimised multi- component handles. Forged from chrome vanadium ball-bearing steel. Specially for cutting through hard wire and piano wire.