Crimping die behind hinge for superior leverage crimping non-insulated connectors, lugs and terminals. High-leverage design. Rivet is closer to the cutting edge for 46% greater cutting and gripping power than other plier designs. Streamlined design with rounded nose and sure-gripping, cross-hatched knurled jaws. Induction-hardened cutting knives for long life. Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble.