Hakko CHP-170 Lead Cutters


The Hakko CHP-170 lead cutters are the go-to cutters in the Hairball shop. They are perfect for thru-hole lead trimming and our CHP-170 cutters have never dulled in 3+ years. These are awesome!

  • General use cutter for cutting common leads and wires
  • Heat treated for a strong, long lasting cutting head
  • Surfaces are parkerized to remove glare
  • Cutter is sheared from 2.0-5.0mm carbon steel and precision ground to exacting specifications
  • Sharp blades and carefully machined surfaces provide accurate cutting with less force
  • Dolphin-style grips are slim and lightweight to reduce stress on operator's hands
  • Head type: Flush cut
  • Max wire cut: 16 AWG​
  • 2.5mm steel head

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