9" Channel-lock Pliers Narrow head fits into tight spaces to secure and cut wire. Use for tying concrete reinforcing bars. The unique knife and anvil cutting edges ensure perfect mating and are laser heat-treated for superior cutting edge life. Hand honed cutting edge for sharpness. 9" Channel-lock Pliers includes a coiled spring for easy handle return. One handle has a dog-leg handle design for a no-slip grip when using to twist or cut the wire with blue handle plastic handle grips complete the tool.