The Knipex 88 01 Series Alligator waterpump pliers with dipped PVC handles and a box joint design prevents slipping from the workpiece. The gripping surfaces have special hardened teeth to approx. 61 HRC offering high wear resistance and stable gripping. They are made from chrome vanadium electric steel, that has been oil hardened.
They offer more output and comfort compared to conventional water pump pliers of the same length and have a 9-notch adjustment positioning for 30 % more gripping capacity. The slim design of the head and joint area provide good access to the work piece and self-locking on pipes and nuts means no slipping on the work piece and low hand force required.
Alligator waterpump pliers have a robust construction, insensitive to dirt. Particularly suitable for outdoor work. The guard prevents operators fingers being pinched.KNIPEX specialises in the development and production of high-quality pliers and is today the world’s leading manufacturer of pliers for professional use. It all started back in 1882 when C. Gustav Putsch set up his own business in Wuppertal (Germany) forging Carpenters’ and Farrier Pincers by hand in the cellar of his home.
KNIPEX offers a complete range of pliers to meet the highest demands in many different applications. The breadth and depth of their range ensures that the best tool can always be found for every application.
KNIPEX pliers fulfil the highest expectations in terms of performance, ergonomics and service life. Their products are designed to meet the requirements of professional users, who must be able to rely on their tools in day-to-day work.