About Linemans Pliers
Linemans Pliers are a type of hand tool used by electricians, telecommunication technicians, and other tradespeople to cut, strip, twist and bend wire. They are also known as 4-in-1 lineman pliers, lineman's pliers, linesman pliers or linemans pliers.
Types of Linemans Pliers
Lineman’s pliers come in a variety of shapes and sizes depending on the job they are intended for. Some models feature long handles for increased leverage while others have short handles that provide better control when working with smaller components. The jaws may be designed with different shapes or serrations to help grip items more securely.
How Linemans Pliers are Made
Lineman’s pliers are typically made from forged steel that is hardened for increased durability and strength. The jaws may be machined from hardened alloy steel or cast from aluminum for lighter weight. The handles may be wrapped with plastic or rubberized grips to improve comfort during use.
Industries that use Linemans Pliers
Lineman’s pliers are commonly used in the electrical trade as well as telecommunications, automotive repair and construction work. Professionals rely on these tools to quickly cut through wires, crimp terminals onto cable ends and strip insulation off wiring without damaging the conductor inside.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What Brands of Linemans Pliers does Zoro Carry?
We carry many of the top brands and manufacturers including KLEIN TOOLS, KNIPEX, STANLEY, and many more.
What Plier Product Group for Linemans Pliers are available?
At Zoro we carry a wide assortment including some of the most common Plier Product Group choices such as Pliers, Standard, and With Crimper + Bolt Cutter.
What are some popular options available within Linemans Pliers?
Within our Linemans Pliers collection, Linemans Plier, Iron Workers Plier, and Pliers options are some of the most popular items we sell.
Which features are most common for Linemans Pliers?
Some common characteristics of Linemans Pliers are the Plier Product Group, Plier Item, and Jaw Length.