Compact, lightweight tool gauges, cuts, strips, and loops wire. Spring-loaded for self-opening. Narrow nose fits into tight places. Hardened spring steel with precision-ground stripping holes for easy removal of insulation. Forged steel handle with thick, exceptionally tough, high-dielectric white inner coating bonded to the tool. Flame retardant, impact-resistant, bright orange outer coating. Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble. Integral guards help prevent hand contact with conductive parts. Tested to exceed the IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) 60900 and ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) F1505 standards for insulated tools.