Custom US-made tool steel . Induction hardened cutting knives for long life. . Unique handle tempering helps absorb the "snap" when cutting wire. . "Handform" handles for full gripping and cutting power. . Precision-hardened plier head for on-the-job toughness. . Sure-gripping cross-hatched knurled jaws. . Plastic-dipped handles* for comfort and ease of identification. . 2000 Series pliers available to cut ACSR, screws, nails and most hardened wire. Journeyman style available for some models. The state-of-the-art, dual-material handles provide a better grip without sacrificing tool strength or durability. . Twists and cuts soft annealed rebar tie wire. . Hook bend handle. Spring-loaded action for self-opening. . Heavy-duty knurled jaws. 2000 Series - Heavy-duty cutting knives. Cuts ACSR, screws, nails and most hardened wire. Features combination polished and black-oxide finish..Cat. No. Handle Color Handle Finish Jaw Length Jaw Thickness Jaw Width Knife Length Nose Type Overall Length Weight (lbs.). .D2000-7CST royal blue plastic-dipped 1-9/32".(33) 1/2".(13) 1-5/32".(29) 5/8".(16) Square 9-1/4".(235) .63 .