locking pliers


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pliers that can be locked in place

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The IRWIN VISE-GRIP 5CR features a self-energizing lower jaw that provides 3X more gripping power than traditional locking pliers.
This year, the company is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the invention of VISE-GRIP locking pliers, a brand name that is known globally as the benchmark for locking tools.
Its product lines include VISE-GRIP(R) locking pliers, clamps and wrenches, QUICK-GRIP(R) clamping products, IRWIN(R) wood boring and cutting tools, POWERPRESS(R) pipe clamps, JORAN(R), TWILL(TM) and TURBOMAX(R) drill bits, JACK(TM) and UDEBRIK(TM) hand saws, SPEEDBOR2000(R) wood boring bits, MARATHON(R) and SPRINT(R) saw blades, PROSNIP(TM) snips, UNIBIT(R) step drills, HANSON(R) taps, dies and drills, CHESCO(TM) hex tools, and STRAIT-LINE(TM) marking tools.
Delivers three times more gripping power than traditional locking pliers, preventing slipping and stripping on the jobsite
New Line Delivers Three Times More Gripping Power than Traditional Locking Pliers
As the manufacturer of many innovative products, such as VISE- GRIP(R) locking pliers, American Tool has aggressively protected its copyright, trademark and patent rights.
July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- IRWIN Industrial Tools(R), a Newell Rubbermaid(R) company and maker of the most reliable and versatile locking tools, the IRWIN(R) VISE-GRIP(R), announced today the "Tell Us Your IRWIN VISE-GRIP Story" promotion whereby consumers are asked to share the different and unique ways they have used VISE-GRIP locking pliers or wrenches to solve various problems either in the workplace or at home.
Now comes the LatchTool invention, where a 30-pound squeeze can deliver nearly triple the clamping force of a locking pliers.
Craftsman/Grip Master Switch Pliers -- Five layers of case-hardened steel and molded rubber hand-grips make this tool stronger and more comfortable than any other locking pliers we've tried.
Joining the Newell Rubbermaid family of great brands will help accelerate American Tool's growth and success in the future," said Petersen, whose grandfather, William Petersen, started the business in 1924 in his Nebraska blacksmith shop when he invented the VISE-GRIP locking pliers to serve the local farmers.
product lines include VISE-GRIP(R) locking pliers, clamps and wrenches, QUICK-GRIP(R) clamping tools, IRWIN(R) saw blades and drill bits and RECORD(R) hand tools.
The first patented improvement to traditional locking pliers in 72 years, the Auto Lock self-sizing pliers require no screw adjustment when sizing up the workpiece.
Its product lines include VISE-GRIP(R) Locking Pliers and Clamps, QUICK- GRIP(R) Clamping Products, TURBOMAX(R) Drill Bits, UNIBIT(R) Step Drills and Carbide Hole Cutters, IRWIN(R) Auger Bits, HANSON(R) Taps and Dies, CHESCO(R) Hex Tools, PROSNIP(R) Snips, MARATHON(R) Saw Blades, SPEEDBOR(R) 2000(R) Wood Boring Bits and STRAIT-LINE marking products, among others.