D213-9 Klein Tools Lineman's Square Nose Pliers, 9-Inch


These High-Leverage, Side-Cutting Pliers feature a square nose for twisting and grabbing wires.The rivet is closer to the cutting edge for 46% more cutting and gripping power than other pliers. Induction hardened cutting knives are extra durable for longer life. The exclusive handle tempering absorbs the snap when cutting wire. Forged from custom US-made steel for maximum durability.


  • Pliers with high-leverage design; rivet is closer to the cutting edge for 46% greater cutting and gripping power than other plier designs
  • Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Induction hardened cutting knives for long life
  • Streamlined design with sure-gripping, cross-hatched knurled jaws
  • Made in USA with Custom, US-made tool steel
  • Unique handle tempering helps absorb the snap when cutting wire
  • Precision-hardened plier head for on-the-job toughness
  • Plastic-dipped handles for comfort and ease of identification
  • ''Handform'' handles for full gripping and cutting power
  • Made in the the USA


TypeSide Cutting Pliers
Application#8 AWG Copper, Aluminum and Other Soft Metals
Overall Length9.29'' (23.6 cm)
Overall Width2.06'' (5.2 cm)
MaterialInduction Hardened Steel
Nose TypeSquare
Jaw Length1.91'' (4.9 cm)
Jaw Width1.24'' (3.1 cm)
Jaw Thickness0.62'' (1.6 cm)
Jaw Capacity1.375'' (3.5 cm)
Cutting Knives1
Knife Length0.781'' (2 cm)
Cut StyleSide-Cutting
Strips and Cuts AWG SolidNo
Strips and Cuts AWG StrandedNo
Screw ShearingNo
Joint TypeHot-Riveted
Handle ColorDark Blue
Handle FinishPlastic-Dipped
Handle Length7.375'' (18.7 cm)
Tether CableNo
Weight1.0 lb (0.5 kg)