Fully forged, black enamelled handles, serrated lower blade & Nickel plated. The most durable Nut & Bolt pivot system along with high performance steel make the 490 the leading model of heavy duty tailors shears.
If you need something that can stand up to years of hard work and repeated sharpenings, or you simply want the best, then our Classic Forged and Heavy Duty Industrial Forged Scissors and Shears should be your first choice.
Fine carbon steel is hot drop forged - literally hammered into shape - then tempered, plated, ground, honed, polished, adjusted, tested and inspected by cutlery artisans to meet our exacting quality standards. The result is scissors and shears of unmatched strength and durability - the kind that cut more precisely, stay sharp longer, and deliver a lifetime of cutting pleasure.
10&Prime - 25cm