slip-joint pliers


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pliers with a joint adjustable to two positions in order to increase the opening of the jaws

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On the opposite end, a two-setting slip-joint pliers is contoured to fit comfortably in the hand.
Each kit features an 8-inch adjustable wrench, 6-inch pliers, 10-inch slip-joint pliers, 10-inch waterpump pliers, 6-inch needlenose pliers, 3-inch and 4-inch Phillips screwdrivers, 3-inch and 4-inch slotted screwdrivers, two detail brushes and mini shears for cutting everything from vinyl decking to Kevlar sailcloth.