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KNIPEX 74 07 200 Kraft-Seitenschneider
KNIPEX 74 07 200 Kraft-Seitenschneider
KNIPEX 74 07 200 Kraft-Seitenschneider
KNIPEX 74 07 200 Kraft-Seitenschneider
KNIPEX 74 07 200 Kraft-Seitenschneider
KNIPEX 74 07 200 Kraft-Seitenschneider

74 07 200 High Leverage Diagonal Cutter

  • For very tough, continuous use
  • High cutting performance with minimum effort due to optimum coordination of the cutting edge angle and transmission ratio
  • Precision cutting edges additionally induction-hardened (cutting edge hardness approx. 64 HRC), for all sorts of wire including piano wire
  • Chrome vanadium heavy-duty steel, forged, multi stage oil-hardened
Technical attributes
Article No.
74 07 200
with dipped insulation, VDE-tested
328 g
200 x 76 x 35 mm
DIN ISO 5749 DIN EN 60900 IEC 60900
Cutting capacities medium hard wire (diameter)
Ø 4.2 mm
Cutting capacities hard wire (diameter)
Ø 3.0 mm
Cutting capacities piano wire (diameter)
Ø 2.5 mm
VDE tested

Chrome-plated, dip-insulated high leverage diag. cutters for hard constant use

Reliable helpers for professional users: tough, strong and insulated

Thanks to their high cutting capacity and exceptional strength, the Knipex 74 07 200 high leverage diagonal cutters are highly valued especially by craftsmen. In the dip-insulated version with a length of 200 mm, they are chiefly used in the electrical trade and also in the motor trade, on the building site and in industry.

They are also ideal as constant companion in mobile applications, because despite their compact size, they are still able to cut hard materials effortlessly.

The chrome plating acts as rust protection and also makes it easier to clean the high leverage diagonal cutters: a further contribution to durability.

Low weight, optimum ergonomics and geometry: a 20 % energy saving

Compared to conventional diagonal cutters of the same size, the Knipex 74 07 200 offers a much better ratio between cutting requirement and cutting performance. The geometry of the blades, the hinge and the handle has been designed for efficiency.

This tool is also the first choice for hard constant use, e.g. during assembly work, because its ergonomic design really conserves the strength of the user.

Thanks to the hand-friendly shape of the handle, the benefits of using these high leverage diagonal cutters are plain to feel and see. The dip-insulated sleeves ensure added comfort.

These high leverage diagonal cutters are extremely stable due to their robust design with forged joint axle, yet quite light, weighing just 328 g.

Brief overview

Compact high leverage diagonal cutters with forged joint axle

Cut piano wire (spring steel wire) up to Ø 2.5 mm

Big quality in a compact format: only 200 mm long

Low weight (328 g)

Cutting edge hardness approx. 64 HRC

Production according to higher standards for optimal work results and a long service life

Sits firmly in the hand thanks to ergonomic handle design and dip-insulated grips

Insulated in accordance with IEC 60900 / DIN EN 60900

Chrome vanadium electric steel, forged, oil hardened in multiple stages and chrome-plated

Precise cutting of medium-hard and hard wire as well as piano wire

One can see how good diagonal cutters are by the cut. Knipex high leverage diagonal cutters deliver better performance. In addition to the quality forged metal parts made of high performance chrome vanadium tool steel, the most important quality criteria at Knipex include their precise machining. The sharpness and angle of the cutting edges on the Knipex 74 07 200 are designed for top performance. The excellent machining of these high leverage diagonal cutters makes sure that the material to be cut is always cut cleanly. The high quality of the tool steel produced in Germany, the hardness of the cutting edges and the forged joint axle guarantee exceptional stability and a long service life.

High leverage diagonal cutters diverse cutting work on CU or AL conductors and all classes of wire.

The high leverage diagonal cutters also cut hard materials using 20 % less energy compared to diagonal cutters with the same length.

Suitable for work on electrical installations (as long as the relevant safety rules have been complied with).

With forged joint axle for the toughest, continuous demands.

All variations

Technical changes and errors reserved.