Knipex American style lineman's plier features jaw of size 1-9/16 x 1-5/8 in. It has capacity to cut 3/16 in. medium/hard and 1/8 in. hard wires. This 9-1/2 in. plier features vanadium electric steel construction and black atramentized finish. It has ergonomically optimized handle shape for firm contact to hand and fatigue reducing operation. This plier with tip width of 1-1/4 in., features cross-hatched, knurled gripping zone for firm gripping and pulling.