There are three basic cycles of cross-sections: flat, half-round and round. There are individual styles of cross-sections for special work, eg. Mechanics` Pliers.

flat,

eg. for secure working with Combination Pliers

half-round,

eg. Long Nose Pliers without side cutter. Their flat, round jaws are also suitable for soldering work

round,

e.g. Electronics Pliers to bend wire eyes

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