Snips & Bolt Cutters



Why do snips come in right- and left-handed models?

The different types of snips are used to make cuts in different...


Can I sharpen the blades of my snips using a file or sharpening stone?

Generally no. Most do-it-yourselfers don’t have the type of sharpening device needed to sharpen the blades of snips. It’s probably best to...


Should I use snips to cut wire?

No. Snips are only designed to cut sheet metal. When cutting wire, always use wire...