About Bolt Cutters
Bolt cutters are versatile tools used for cutting metal, wires, and bolts. Bolt cutters come in a variety of sizes and types to fit the needs of any job. Whether it is cutting through hardened steel or opening locks, bolt cutters can get the job done.
Types of Bolt Cutters
Bolt cutters range from 18 inches to several feet in length and can be made from a variety of materials. Some are best for cutting through hardened steel while others are great for everyday use such as cutting bolts or clippers. Additionally, there are power grip bolt cutters designed to increase leverage when needed.
How Bolt Cutters are Made
Bolt cutters consist of two long handles connected by a short crossbar with a set of jaws at one end. The handles provide leverage while the jaws use blades or blades with carbide inserts to shear through metal objects. The blades themselves may be made from forged steel, high-carbon steel, or titanium alloys.
Industries that use Bolt Cutters
Bolt cutters can be found in many industries including automotive repair shops, construction sites, law enforcement agencies and more. Professionals may use bolt cutters to open locks, trim wires and cables or even trim screws using screwcutter attachments.
Find the Bolt Cutters You Need at Zoro
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Frequently Asked Questions
What Brands of Bolt Cutters does Zoro Carry?
We carry many of the top brands and manufacturers including KNIPEX, CRESCENT H.K. PORTER, KLEIN TOOLS, and many more.
What Handle Material for Bolt Cutters are available?
At Zoro we carry a wide assortment including some of the most common Handle Material choices such as Steel, Fiberglass, and Black Atramentized Chrome Vanadium Heavy Duty Steel, Plastic Coated Handles.
What are some popular options available within Bolt Cutters?
Within our Bolt Cutters collection, Bolt Cutters, Bolt Cutter, and Cutter options are some of the most popular items we sell.
Which features are most common for Bolt Cutters?
Some common characteristics of Bolt Cutters are the Handle Material, Overall Length, and Package Quantity.