GENERAL MACHINE PRODUCTS 75245 CUTTER RATCHET 1000MCM NEW This ingenious tool offers big cutter performance without long handles to tackle large cutting jobs in tight spaces such as manholes. Fiberglass handles with 100 KV/ft. dielectric strength
1,000 MCM maximum capacity is 2.25 in. (57 mm)
Overall length is a compact 19 in. (483 mm)
Maximum mechanical advantage is provided by a two-speed ratcheting mechanism which lets you switch between fast action blade movement (5 strokes to open or close) or high leverage cutting (18 strokes to close)
For greatest leverage, the ratchet can advance one tooth with each closing stroke
To change blade direction, just flick a lever on the blade head. Also, the speed switch works with blade movement in either direction.
Designed to make every cut smoothly, the precision-ground, high alloy tool steel blades are twice as thick as those on some competing cutters and offer excellent cutting edge performance
A special hardening process on the ratchet and pawl mechanism gives them extra durability
Warning: Never use this tool to cut electrically live wire, steel or steel reinforced cable. Severe injury may result.
1000 MCM Racheting Cable Cutter P/N 75245 Weight: 4.25 lbs. (1.9 kg)