Our new cutter specifically designed for multi-strand beading wire is full flush with jaws induction hardened to 60-62 Rockwell. Used properly this degree of hardness assures a clean cut, time after time. Cutting edges are precisely aligned and the black oxide non-glare head has "relieved" design for reaching into tight areas. This quality German cutter also features double-leaf springs and yellow PVC handles. Use on flexible beading wire and soft wire only.