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Several pliers lay on top of a wood workbench.

Pliers: What Are They Good For?

“Hand me those pliers” seems like a pretty basic statement, but it’s probably the most loaded question in the world of hand tools. The majority of pliers perform relatively the same function of gripping something, but the number of variants could go on for days, and each has a specific purpose.  The basic design of…

Man holding Linesman Plier

Crescent Releases New Industrial Pliers

Crescent is launching a new line of high-quality insulated pliers. These pliers offer the ultimate performance at a fraction of the cost compared to competing brands. So for those who are in the electrical, industrial, and mechanical fields, look no further, Crescent has got you covered. Not only will you have the option to purchase…

A man uses a ratchet to work on a boat motor.

15 Essentials for a Boat Tool Kit

Anyone who’s ever owned a boat has experienced the same moment — panic because it’s dead, and you’re stuck in the middle of the lake. There is a way to make it through that moment of terror, though — a boat tool kit. Being in the water brings a host of challenges, and anything that…

A GEARWRENCH lineman pliers is used to cut a wire under the hood of a car.

9 Best Lineman Pliers for Electrical Work

Lineman pliers should be an essential item in everyone’s toolbox. Typically used by electricians, the pliers can cut, straighten, and bend wire, and they’re great for twisting wires together. Although lineman pliers are viewed primarily as a professional tool, they’re a perfect solution for do-it-yourselfers, as well.  The beauty of lineman pliers is their versatility….