Channellock center cut plier maximizes cutting power with less force. It's precision design uses Xtreme Leverage Technology (XLT) and improved high carbon alloy steel for superior performance on the job. XLT means considerably less force is required to cut than traditional high leverage. High carbon steel offers superior performance on the job and is specially coated for ultimate rust prevention. Laser heat-treated cutting edges last longer. Channellock Blue grips for comfort.