Abel pliers are hard working tools. Two sizes of precision machined pliers, shop-tested for 1,000+ cuts of 80-pound test Monel wire and 100 cuts of 250-pound Nylon-coated briaded wire. After that they still cut 7X mono. The Abel #4 Pliers are 6.5 inches long and weigh 4.1 ounces. Come with attached safety lanyard. Sheaths sold seperately.Need another reason to buy these? The #4 pliers now have a bottle opener machined into the handle.