Wire Cutter

Wire Cutter

Wire Cutter

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Wire Cutter

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Get in close for precise cuts. A must for guitar and amp wiring jobs!

A durable, well made cutter plays an indispensable role in professional wiring work. Our sharp spring-tension side cutter lets you trim circuit wires quickly and cleanly.

High quality machined tool steel for everyday guitar shop use.
Comfortable molded handles and smooth action.

Cutting length: 1/2" (12.7mm)
Overall length: 4-1/2" (114.3mm)

Not for use on guitar strings. Instead, use our heavy-duty String Cutter.


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3.0

Comfortable to use, but soft jaws on the wire cutters

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Verified Buyer


I used the Wire cutters in building the Stew Mac '59 Tweed amp kit and notched the jaws when cutting the thicker green pull back wire. I know these are not for cutting guitar strings, but thicker gauge wire seems to pose a problem for them too.

I have the 4 piece set of these tools (Wire cutter, Needle nose, String cutter, etc) and find them very comfortable to use even if the handles slip a bit with a lot of use. The String cutters have worked great with no wear on the jaws.

5.0

Clean cuts all day

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Verified Buyer


Great wire cutter and doesn’t hurt the bank. Provides clean and fast cuts to improve work flow. Glad I purchased this.

5.0

Great edition to my tools.

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Verified Buyer


I wish I would have purchased this a long time ago.

5.0

Sharp cutters

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Verified Buyer


I bought these just to fill up a order and I was pleasantly surprised how good these cutters turned out to be. These are far better then the stamped throw away cutters I normally buy at around the same price. Their construction is similar to the high end $70 cutters, but without the fit and finish of the high end cutters. But at this price, I can afford to toss them when dull and buy another set, and another, and another, etc., etc.
Very sharp points and blades make a perfect flush cut on the smallest thinnest pickup wires.

5.0

Wire cutters do the job!

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Verified Buyer


This a great wire cutter for doing small cuts but be sure they are for small cuts. I tried to use mine to cut some thick wire and one of the jaws broke. After contact StewMac, they generously replaced mine with a new pair which is something I realize they did not have to do. Thanks again, Stewmac!

4.0

More delicate than thought!

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Verified Buyer


Broke one jaw-blade on my original one (probably my over-use on heavier items), so needed another as a replacement.

5.0

Super for guitar wiring

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Verified Buyer


But DO NOT use them to cut strings. It dents the blade.

2.0

Nice, but soft. 

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Verified Buyer


These work great as long as you only use them on copper wire for wiring. I made the mistake of using them to trim guitar strings and it really did a number on them. Now I have to make sure I'm not trying to cut with one of the groves the strings left in the jaws.

5.0

great for the electronics

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Verified Buyer


A worthwhile tool for the amplifier repair and guitar electronics shop

 


StewMac PDF Catalog, page 46 See Wire Cutter
on page 46 of our StewMac Digital Catalog