RS PRO 160 mm Parallel Action Pincers

  • RS Stock No. 549-331
  • Manufacturer RS PRO
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Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): GB
Product Details

RS PRO Parallel Action Pliers with Integrated Wire Cutters

From RS PRO, these parallel action pliers have an integrated wire cutter for maximum versatility.

These pliers are designed to remain parallel throughout their range of movement, so that they retain a positive parallel grip on square of hexagon fittings. Coupled with their knurled jaws and flat nose, these pliers provide an excellent 'non-slip' grip on the subject.

The pliers have a robust construction, with an anti-rust finish to ensure a long and dependable working life.

They also feature an integrated wire cutter conveniently located at the side of the tool. The cutter offers excellent mechanical advantage which allows high tensile wire to be cut with low handle loads.

Features and Benefits

• 160 mm pliers give positive grip on square and hexagonal components
• Jaw opening 14 mm
• Serrated jaws also have an integral side cutter allowing high tensile wire to be cut with low handle loads
• Wire cutting capacity, 2 mm diameter copper wire, tensile strength up to 2'109N/m2
• BS 3087: 1959


These parallel action pliers function as snub-nose combination pliers. They can be used in a variety of applications, wherever fasteners or parts need to be gripped or stiff wire manipulated. However, the parallel action makes them particularly well suited for tightening and loosening square and hexagonal fittings. The integrated wire cutter also ensures further versatility. These parallel action pliers are a useful addition to the toolboxes of;

• Electricians
• Technicians
• Maintenance Engineers


RS PRO aims to be your go-to brand for reliability and value for money. We source great parts at great prices and test everything with our in-house experts to ensure the quality you need.

When it comes to tools, we know that versatility and dependability are what you need. As such, we stock a variety of mainstay and specialist tools to suit any application. Whether you're a professional electrician, plumber, builder or DIY enthusiast, RS PRO is here to support you.


BS 3087: 1959

Attribute Value
Cutting Capacity 2 mm
Overall Length 160 mm
Pincer Type Parallel Action
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