The Felco C12 two-hand cutter is recommended for cutting steel cable up to 1/2 inch in diameter or 12 mm thick, high tensile steel strands up to 8 mm thick, stainless steel strands up to 6 mm, extra tough wire rope or stands up to 5 mm. The tools cuts electric cables of copper, aluminum or steel-cored aluminum up to 12 mm. It also cuts aluminum or copper rods up to 10 mm diameter, steel rods up to 8 mm and tempered steel spring wire up to 4 mm. Enjoy the optimum cutting yield thanks to the shape of the handles and special steel blades. The C12 is a cutting tool capable of satisfying the most varied industrial requirements. The C12 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.