Bolt Cutters

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Bolt cutters are heavy-duty cutting tools that are essential for anyone who needs to cut through thick chains, padlocks, bolts, and more. That is why, at Tiger Supplies, we offer a wide range of Bolt Cutters that will last for years and help you get the job done.

Bolt cutters are hand-held cutting tools that are designed to cut through tough and thick materials, such as chains, padlocks, bolts, and wire mesh. They often consist of two arms, one of which is equipped with a blade, while the other has a hook to grip the material being cut. These tools come in different sizes and types, ranging from small and compact models to heavy-duty ones that can cut through metal rods.

Types of bolt cutters

  • Mini 

Mini bolt cutters are small and compact cutting tools that are perfect for home and DIY projects. They are lightweight and easy to handle, making them ideal for cutting through wires, nails, screws, and small bolts.

  • Centre cut 

They are the most common type of bolt cutter. They have jaws that are centred between the arms, which allows for easy cutting of materials. These tools are ideal for cutting through padlocks, chains, and bolts.

  • Clipper cut 

Clipper cut bolt cutters have jaws that are offset from the centre, which makes them ideal for cutting through hard-to-reach places. They are perfect for cutting through wire mesh and fence material.

  • Powerlink

These cutting tools are heavy-duty cutting tools that are used for industrial and commercial applications. They have compound hinges that provide maximum cutting power and can cut through the toughest materials.

Characteristics of Bolt Cutters

When choosing these cutting tools, there are several characteristics to consider:

  • Jaw capacity

The jaw capacity refers to the maximum size of material that can be cut. It is important to choose cutters with the right jaw capacity for your needs.

  • Handle grip

They come with different types of handle grips, including foam, rubber, and plastic. It is important to choose a handle grip that is comfortable and provides a good grip.

  • Weight

Their weight is an important consideration, especially if you will be using them for long periods of time. Lightweight bolt cutters are easier to handle and can reduce fatigue.

Uses of Bolt Cutters

Bolt cutters are versatile cutting tools that can be used in a variety of applications, including:

  • Home and DIY projects

Bolt cutters are useful for home and DIY projects, such as cutting wires, nails, and screws. Mini bolt cutters are perfect for these types of projects.

  • Automotive industry

They are commonly used in the automotive industry for cutting wires and cables.

  • Construction and industrial projects

These tools are ideal for cutting through thick materials like chains, bolts, and wire mesh. Clipper cut models are perfect for this type of work.

Advantages of Bolt Cutters

  • Versatility

Bolt cutters can cut through a wide range of materials, making them versatile cutting tools for a variety of applications.

  • Power and precision

Bolt cutters are powerful cutting tools that provide precise cuts, making them ideal for cutting through tough materials.

  • Durability

These cutting tools are made of high-quality materials, making them durable and long-lasting.

If you have any queries regarding our range of Cutting Tools, do not hesitate to contact us. Please call us on 0844 848 3444 or email us at