You can see the quality German design in these strong and attractive pliers. They are drop forged to the same standards as the other tools in the range and have the same cutting capacity -up to 4.0mm electrical wire. A very attractive tool with comfortable handles. The high quality manufacture means they can take the work and last for ages. This could be the last pair of long nose general purpose pliers you need to buy! GS approved. 170mm/6.5 long.