These cutters have tubular handles and are designed for the most demanding hand cutting applications. Precision ground and hardened center-cut jaws. Heavy duty straps. Heavy duty straps support the jaws. Maximum hardness of materials to be cut: Brinell 455/ Rockwell C48. Lockplate keeps jaws from loosening. Toggle joints turn 50 lbs hand pressure into 4000 lbs. Screw type adjustment realigns edges. NEVER Use Any H.K. Porter Cutters on Energized Circuits, Wire, or Cable!
0190MCX: 24″ long, 5 1/2 lbs, cuts up to 5/16″ hard metal, wire mesh, reinforcing rods/bars
0290MCX: 30″ long, 9 1/4 lbs, cuts to to (#3 BAR) and 3/8″ hard metal, wire mesh, reinforcing rods/bars
0390MCX: 36″ long, 14 1/8 lbs, cuts up to 7/16″ hard metal, wire mesh, reinforcing rods/bars