According to the version Cutting Nippers are suitable for diverse wire classes, which are described by different symbols. Decisions for the right pliers can be made by using this table and the symbols.
|Material examples||Type of wire||Tensile strength|
|2.||Nail, wire pin||medium-hard||750||75|
|3.||Wire rope strand, steel wire||hard||1800||180|
|4.||Spring steel wire||piano wire||2300||230|