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9-3/4 in. Compound Action Straight, Left, and Right Cut Aviation Snips

$16.97
  • Cuts up to 8 miles of 18-gauge low carbon steel
  • Serrated blades spread cutting force, saving time and energy
  • Manufacturer's limited lifetime warranty
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About This Product

Crescent Wiss has taken the Aviation Snip to the next level with the advanced MetalMaster Aviation Snips. The precision-cast molybdenum blades have CNC-ground serrations which allow for more uniform serrations that provide a cleaner cut every time. The Crescent Wiss Snips feature extended pivot bolt life due to the superior free-float design. The spring-action design allows for fast, effortless feed. The all-new latch design provides ergonomic single-handed operation for left or right-handed users. New extended non-slip handle grips give users better control while cutting. The new generation of Crescent Wiss MetalMaster will cut over 8 miles of steel and feature up to 10X longer cut life than traditional Aviation Snips. The Crescent Wiss Snips are available in left/straight cut, right/straight cut and straight cut.

Highlights

  • Precision-cast blades feature durable serrations that spread cutting force across jaw improving cut quality and tool life
  • High-speed vibratory finish provides excellent corrosion resistance and high-end aesthetic
  • Upgraded spring-action for fast, effortless feed up to 4X longer
  • Upgraded handle design features built-in stops that provide consistent jaw opening and easy operation
  • Integrated handle ring for hanging and easy storage
  • Crescent Wiss Snips have ergonomic non-slip grips provide excellent control and easy cleaning
  • Ergonomic latch for fast, single-handed operation with either hand
  • The straight cut aviation snips features handles that have built-in stops providing consistent operation and blade opening
  • Ergonomic, single material non-slip handle grips provide excellent control and easy cleaning with built-in hang hole for convenient storage
  • Capable of cutting 8 miles of 18 gauge cold rolled steel
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Product Information

Internet # 100065942

Model # M3R

Store SKU # 206699

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Specifications

Dimensions

Blade Length (in.)1.5 inBlade Width (in.)1
Handle Length (in.)4.5 inProduct Depth (in.)9.75 in
Product Length (in.)9.75 inProduct Width (in.)3.5 in

Details

Blade MaterialSteelFeaturesAssisted Opening, Lockable Blade
Hand Tool TypeSnips/SidecuttersHandle MaterialComfort Grip
Individual/SetIndividualNumber of Pieces1
Pack Size1Product Weight (lb.).9 lb
Rolled Steel Gauge Cutting Capacity18Snip TypeAviation Snip
Tools Product TypeHand Tool

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer WarrantyManufacturer's Limited Lifetime

Questions & Answers

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Q:What's the difference between the M3R and the M3RS?
by|Mar 27, 2023
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Q:I bought this a year ago and it is not working anymore. The stores will not replace it because it is not within 90 days but it has a lifetime warranty. What do I do?
by|Feb 13, 2023
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Q:Will these cut peel and stick vinyl backsplash tiles with padding?
by|Feb 11, 2023
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Q:are these good snips for cutting Gutterguard by Gutterglove?
by|Jan 11, 2023
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A:  It should be adequate for the occasional cutting (4 or less). However, since Gutterguard is stainless, it would be advisable to utilize a heavier/larger pair of metal shears or a cut-off saw for four or more cuttings.

by|Jun 5, 2023
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    Customer Reviews

    4.6 out of 5
    • 4.6 out of 1,069 reviews
    • 92% recommend this product
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    Snips for Metal
    Good Snips for the Price.
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    Snipper
    I haven't used these much, but when I need them they cut through anything I need!
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      1 found this review helpful
      What Happened???
      Been using this snips for 15+ yrs never had an issue. Got a brand new set and broke the first day. First the center bolt was loose. Then the casting broke. Everyone on the job had the same thing happen.
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        Broke immediately
        These broke when I used them to cut aluminum tile edging trim. Snapped on the first cut.
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          6 found this review helpful
          Does Exactly What I Need
          [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] of your metal cutting projects. The soft and easy grip handles are made for comfort and long life. The grips are yellow, for easy identification and have a loop built in if you need to keep them secure. The grips have an off set stop position for a secure and comfort cutting action. The Snips can be easily used in your right or left hand. Smaller hands might find these a little harder to use.The release is better suited for right hand use but not impossible for the left hand. The jaws have a 1.5" cutting depth with a single cut. I have found that thin sheet metal doesn't distort with a maximum straight cut. The cutting blades are serrated that spreads the cutting force across jaws improving cut quality and tool life. All of the assembly nuts are machine pinned to allow tight and accurate blade movement with becoming loose over the life of the tool.
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            • Recommended
            Comfortable to grip
            [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] I received this a few weeks ago and find it easy to use and comfortable to grip. Straight cuts are straight, cutting large circles was easy. I put it to work the day I received it using it all day without fatigue. Was very useful in the installation of a hot air furnace using old parts and pieces.P.S. I am a retired Millwright by trade.
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              • Recommended
              Quality feel
              [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] These snips feel far superior to a competitors that I currently own. The grips are also move fitting and comfortable in the hand than competitors I’ve used in the past. They are super sharp and cut very clean. One thing I’m curious to see is how long the lock lasts I know most snips are prone to them breaking
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                • Recommended
                Good all around snip for small jobs like duct work...
                Good all around snip for small jobs like duct work
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                3 found this review helpful
                cutting blade snapped after the second cut
                I have an old pair of WISS snips that I’ve had for years and they worked great, they were getting a little doll so I decided to buy a new pair unfortunately the new ones are garbage. I was cutting some 20 gauge galvanized sheet metal and after making two cuts the cutting blade snapped broke right off.
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                  15 found this review helpful
                  Unfortunately, it did not do the job I bought it to do. But, it was useful on another project and...
                  Unfortunately, it did not do the job I bought it to do. But, it was useful on another project and easy to use. Good for rewiring, but not for thicker wire that I wanted to cut.
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