Klein Tools®
8'' High Leverage Diagonal-Cutters

Hi-Line Part-Number: KLD228-8

Klein Tools specializes in making some of the world's finest pliers. The high-leverage design of these 8-Inch (203 mm) Diagonal-Cutting pliers provide 36-Percent greater cutting power than other pliers. The hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action with no handle wobble.


  • High-leverage design; rivet is closer to the cutting edge for 36-percent greater cutting power than other plier designs
  • Short jaws and beveled cutting edges permit close cutting of wire
  • Induction-hardened cutting knives for long life
  • Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Plastic-dipped handles for comfort and ease of identification
  • Custom, US-made tool steel
  • Type: High Leverage Diagonal Cutting Pliers
  • Joint Type: Locking
  • Overall Length: 8.063'' (204.8 mm)
  • Jaw Length: 0.813'' (20.7 mm)
  • Jaw Width: 1.188'' (30.2 mm)
  • Jaw Thickness: 13/16'' (20.6 mm)
  • Jaw Capacity: 1-3/16'' (30.2 mm)
  • Handle Length: 6'' (152.4 mm)
  • Weight: 0.60 lb (0.27 kg)

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