For very precise assembly work, e.g. in electronics and fine mechanics. For gripping, holding and bending. Smoothly ground gripping surfaces, edges finely rounded. Approx. 20% lighter than conventional electronics pliers. Bolted joint and 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.