A ratcheting cable cutter, the Open Jaw Cable Cutter (Cat. No. 63711) has front-loading jaws that easily wrap around cable in confined spaces. The cable cutter’s high-leverage ratchet mechanism allows for single-handed cutting of 600 MCM copper and 750 MCM aluminum without leaving burrs or sharp edges. It can also cut 1 1⁄8-inch communication cable. According to the manufacturer, the cable cutter is not designed for cutting steel or aluminum conductor, steel reinforced (ACSR).The cable cutter features a spring-release lever that quickly resets the blades between cuts. Plastic-covered handles with hand guards provide comfort and a firm grip.
Klein Tools Inc.