The Felco C16 two-hand cutter is recommended for cutting steel cable up to 5/8 inch or 16 mm in diameter, high tensile steel strands up to 14 mm thick, stainless steel strands up to 7 mm and extra tough wire rope or stands up to 6 mm. This tool cuts electric cables of copper, aluminum or steel-cored aluminum up to 16 mm. It also, cuts aluminum or copper rods up to 14 mm diameter, steel rods up to 10 mm and tempered steel spring wire up to 5 mm. Enjoy the optimum cutting yield thanks to the shape of the handles and special steel blades. The C16 is a cutting tool capable of satisfying the most varied industrial requirements. This tool features hardened steel blades and center bolt and unbreakable forged aluminum alloy handles with plastic covering for good grip.
This cutter is ideal for 1X19, 7x7, and 7X19 cable construction. It's also recommended for applications using mechanical fittings such as Norseman or Sta-Lok for making your own standing rigging and lifelines.