Insulated Combination Pliers

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An insulated combination pliers is a type of hand tool designed for various gripping, cutting, and twisting tasks, featuring insulated handles to provide protection against electric shocks. These pliers typically have dual functionalities, combining elements of both lineman’s pliers and long-nose pliers. The insulated handles are made of materials that offer electrical insulation, making them suitable for use in electrical and live-wire work to reduce the risk of electrical accidents. Insulated combination pliers are commonly used by electricians and other professionals working with live electrical circuits.

 

Size:8″/200mm
Black finish and polish
Insulated handle Stand high pressure:10

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Uses

  1. Electrical Installation and Repair:
    • Insulated combination pliers are essential for electricians when installing, repairing, or maintaining electrical systems. The insulated handles protect the user from electric shocks when working on live wires.
  2. Wire Stripping:
    • These pliers are equipped with cutting edges suitable for stripping insulation from wires. Electricians often use them to expose the conductive part of wires without damaging them.
  3. Gripping and Holding:
    • The combination pliers feature jaws designed for gripping and holding objects of various shapes and sizes. This makes them versatile for tasks such as pulling, twisting, or holding wires, cables, and components.
  4. Crimping Connectors:
    • Electricians use insulated combination pliers to crimp connectors onto the ends of wires. This is crucial for creating secure electrical connections in various applications.
  5. Bending and Shaping Wires:
    • The long-nose design of these pliers allows for precision work, such as bending and shaping wires as needed for specific electrical configurations.
  6. Cutting Wires:
    • The cutting edges of insulated combination pliers are suitable for cutting through wires and cables, providing a multifunctional tool for electricians during installation or repair work.
  7. Live Wire Work:
    • The primary feature of insulation on the handles makes these pliers suitable for working on live electrical circuits. Electricians can confidently handle wires and components without the risk of electrical shock.
  8. Maintenance and Troubleshooting:
    • Insulated combination pliers are commonly used for general maintenance and troubleshooting in electrical systems. The tool’s versatility allows electricians to perform a range of tasks efficiently.
  9. Versatile Applications:
    • Due to their combination of features, these pliers can be used in various applications beyond electrical work, such as general repairs, DIY projects, and tasks that require gripping, cutting, and bending.
SKU: AHS24612 Category:

size

8”

Safety measures and precautions

  1. Inspect the Tool:
    • Before use, inspect the insulated combination pliers for any damage or wear. Ensure that the insulation on the handles is intact, and the cutting edges are sharp and in good condition.
  2. Use the Right Tool for the Job:
    • Ensure that the pliers are appropriate for the task at hand. Using the wrong tool may lead to inefficient work or potential safety hazards.
  3. Choose the Correct Insulation Rating:
    • Verify that the insulation on the handles has the appropriate voltage rating for the electrical work you are undertaking. Different insulated tools have varying voltage ratings, and using a tool with insufficient insulation can be dangerous.
  4. Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):
    • Always wear the necessary personal protective equipment, such as insulated gloves and safety glasses, when working with live wires or in potentially hazardous environments.
  5. Work in a Safe Environment:
    • Ensure the work area is dry and well-lit. Keep it free from water or other conductive materials that could pose an electrical hazard.
  6. De-energize when Possible:
    • Whenever possible, de-energize circuits before working on them. This minimizes the risk of electric shock and allows for safer handling of tools.
  7. Follow Lockout/Tag out Procedures:
    • If de-energizing is not possible, follow proper lockout/tag out procedures to isolate and identify energy sources. This helps prevent accidental energization while you are working.
  8. Keep a Safe Distance:
    • Maintain a safe distance from live wires and circuits. Ensure that your body and clothing are not in direct contact with energized components.
  9. Use Two Hands:
    • When using the pliers, use two hands to maximize control and reduce the risk of slippage. This is particularly important when cutting or twisting wires.
  10. Store Tools Properly:
    • Store insulated combination pliers in a dry and secure location. Avoid exposing them to extreme temperatures, which could compromise the integrity of the insulation.
  11. Avoid Excessive Force:
    • Use the right amount of force for the task at hand. Avoid excessive force, as it may lead to tool damage or loss of control.
  12. Regularly Inspect Insulation:
    • Periodically check the insulation on the handles for any signs of wear, cuts, or damage. If you notice any issues, replace the tool or handle the necessary repairs promptly.

 

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