wire cutter


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Noun1.wire cutter - an edge tool used in cutting wirewire cutter - an edge tool used in cutting wire  
edge tool - any cutting tool with a sharp cutting edge (as a chisel or knife or plane or gouge)
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A major breakthrough for police was the capture of Irfani gang which used to target women in shopping areas to cut off their gold jewellery by wire cutter.
"It is ridiculous that someone turns up with a Leeds tracksuit, binoculars and a wire cutter at Derby.
A hot wire cutter in combination with a matching control unit, melts the fabric and produces a precise cut or a perfect selvedge.
A search of their car found a cleaver with a metal grip, two screwdrivers, a wire cutter, and other items.
An AK 56 rifle, two magazines, 25 rounds of AK 56 and one wire cutter were recovered from his possession.
The older of the two men was holding a red sack with the items and a set of motorcycle keys while his 18-year-old partner was carrying a brown bag containing a wire cutter and several other tools.
The pin punch, needle nose pliers and the built-in wire cutter. Plus, I appreciate how large the handles are, making it easy to hold and get a lot of leverage, especially when I need to work with the smaller parts of an AR bolt assembly.
It takes around two hours to assemble with just a screwdriver, pliers, wire cutter and plenty of brain power.
Gather your tools: a board for the base, a wire clothes hanger, a wire cutter, needle nose pliers, a screwdriver, and several screws.
An ideal wire cutter for jewelry-making that employs bypass cutting to produce a clean, square cut and features a built-in cut wire retainer for user convenience and safety has been introduced by Xuron Corp., Saco, Maine.
A wire cutter doesn't ruin bullets except cosmetically, leaving a little dimple-cut on either side of the bullet.
Subsequent inspection revealed the helicopter's wire cutter located below the main rotor mast severed several strands of wire and a 12-inch piece of the strand remained in the wire cutter.