Slide the pivot point to adjust the jaw opening for holding or turning a range of differently sized fasteners or to provide extra grip for pulling nails or tacks out of a workpiece. Jaws may be serrated for extra grip or smooth to avoid marring the workpiece.
Well suited for a range of everyday applications, these slip-joint pliers are available in a range of sizes and styles.
Designed for use in environments that contain flammable solvents, liquids, vapors, dusts, or residues, these nonsparking slip-joint pliers are made from nonferrous materials to help minimize the risk of the tool generating a spark while in use. OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) has developed best practice guidelines for certain chemicals and processes that include choosing nonsparking tools.
Thin Nose for Tight Spaces
A thin, tapered nose allows these slip-joint pliers to maneuver more easily in tight spaces than standard slip-joint pliers.
Nonmarring Padded Jaw
Also known as cannon plug pliers, these slip-joint pliers have urethane-padded jaws that will not scratch or mar the workpiece. They are commonly used for installing and removing electrical connectors and for gripping smooth, serrated, or oily objects made of glass, ceramic, or soft metal.
With multiple slip-joint pliers in a range of styles, these sets will keep you prepared for any job you encounter.