clamp pliers


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • hose clamp pliers — A special tool used to remove and install hose clamps …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • pliers — A gripping tool with two hinged arms and serrated jaws. See action locking pliers angle nose pliers bending pliers circlip pliers clamp pliers clip pliers combination pliers crimping pliers end cutting pliers …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • clamp — A fastening device which secures something within its jaws without constant human pressure. Also see bar clamp battery clamp battery hold down clamp C clamp cable clamp distributor clamp distributor hold down clamp G clamp …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Clamp (tool) — A clamp is a fastening device to hold or secure objects tightly together to prevent movement or separation through the application of inward pressure. In the United Kingdom and Australia, the term cramp is often used instead when the tool is for… …   Wikipedia

  • Pliers — For the Jamaican singer, see Pliers (singer). Flat nose pliers Pliers are a hand tool used to hold objects firmly, for bending, or physical compression. Generally, pliers consist of a pair of metal first class levers joined at a fulcrum pos …   Wikipedia

  • pliers — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. pl. pincers, pinchers; grippers, nippers, tongs, grip, clamp, forceps; wire cutter, tooth extractor. See retention, extraction. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. pinchers, forceps, tweezers; see pincers …   English dictionary for students

  • hose clip pliers — British term for hose clamp pliers …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Diagonal pliers — with uninsulated handles. Diagonal pliers (or wire cutters or diagonal cutting pliers) are pliers intended for the cutting of wire (they are generally not used to grab or turn anything). They are sometimes called side cutting pliers or side… …   Wikipedia

  • Locking pliers — Small locking pliers holding a pencil Locking plie …   Wikipedia

  • Slip joint pliers — Common, two position straight slip joint pliers Slip joint pliers are pliers whose pivot point or fulcrum can be moved to increase the size range of their jaws. Most slip joint pliers use a mechanism that allows sliding the pivot point into one… …   Wikipedia

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