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Needle-Nose Combination Pliers
08 22 145
Length: 5 3/4"
Combination Pliers
03 02 180
Length: 7 1/4"
Combination Pliers
03 02 160
Length: 6 1/4"
Combination Pliers
03 02 200
Length: 8"
Stainless Steel Positioning Tweezers--90° Angled-ESD-SMD
92 08 78 ESD
Length: 4 3/4"
Stainless Steel Positioning Tweezers-ESD
92 08 79 ESD
Length: 4 3/4"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers-Needle-Point Tips-ESD
92 28 71 ESD
Length: 4 1/4"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers-Needle-Point Tips-ESD
92 28 70 ESD
Length: 4 1/2"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers-Pointed Tips-ESD
92 28 72 ESD
Length: 5 1/4"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers-Needle-Point Tips-ESD
92 28 69 ESD
Length: 5 1/4"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers-Blunt Tips-ESD
92 58 74 ESD
Length: 4 3/4"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers--35° Angled-Needle-Point Tips-ESD
92 38 75 ESD
Length: 4 3/4"
Stainless Steel Gripping Tweezers Blunt Tips-ESD
92 78 77 ESD
Length: 5 3/4"
2 Pairs of Plastic Jaws for 81 11 250
81 19 250 V01
2 Pairs of Dual Component Plastic Jaws for 81 11 250
81 19 250 V02
Spare Spring for 87 11 250
87 19 250
Spare Blades for 12 40 200
12 49 01
Spare Length Stop for 12 40 200
12 49 03
Spare Clamping Jaw for 12 40 200
12 49 02
Spare Length Stop for 12 42 195
12 49 23
Spare Blades for 12 42 195
12 49 21
Spare Clamping Jaws for 12 50 200
12 59 02
Spare Blades for 12 50 200
12 59 01
Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper 6-14 AWG
12 50 200
Length: 8"
Mini Wire Stripper 18-28 AWG
12 80 100 SB
Length: 4"
Mini Wire Stripper 26-36 AWG
12 80 040 SB
Length: 4"
Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper 8-32 AWG
12 40 200
Length: 8"
Long Nose Pliers with Cutter-1000V Insulated-Tethered Attachment
26 16 200 T
Length: 8"
Pipe Gripping Pliers-Serrated Jaws
81 03 250
Length: 10"

Tools for aircraft construction

Quality for aviation

Tools for aircraft construction


In no other industrial sector are safety and precision more important than in aircraft construction, so the demands on the tools used are high. Therefore, the use of high-quality pliers in aviation technology is a logical step for all aircraft manufacturers who want to ensure consistent quality with minimal tolerances.


The materials used in aviation materials are a key factor in determining specific requirements. In order to enable lightweight construction processes, composites are becoming increasingly important in the aircraft industry. This also has a major impact on the choice of the right specialized tools.


In addition to the construction of new aircraft, aircraft maintenance is another area in which precision tools are critical. Wheels, for example, are replaced every 500 flights and engine components after every 1500 landings. Hydraulics is also a regular maintenance item, for example the hydraulic pump for retracting and extending the undercarriage.


Whatever is going on at the aircraft yard, one thing is certain: aircraft repair tools have to function precisely and reliably.

Pliers from KNIPEX for aircraft construction

Anyone who, like KNIPEX, focuses and specializes in the pliers segment knows what is important when highly adapted tools have to be designed for particularly demanding applications. This is especially true in the development of suitable aircraft tools.

Whether structural assembly and mechanics, hydraulics, cabling or insulation: KNIPEX has the perfect pliers for all work areas in the industry. From pliers for connectors, special separating sets for cable ties with precision side cutters, to high-quality four-mandrel pressing pliers for turned contacts, you will find special solutions for high demands in our range.


Hand tools from KNIPEX work so well in the aircraft industry because we either adapt models that have been tried and tested thousands of times for a specific special application – or because our extensive experience enables the development of completely new designs and thus becomes the engine of our innovative strength.

Placing the needs of the customers at the center of daily work is a very special feature of KNIPEX.

Collar cracker


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With its specially shaped cutting edges, the Collar-Cracker cracks collars made of aluminum, steel and titanium, for example on Hy-Lok screw connections. The angled handles make it easy to access hard-to-reach collars.







Four-mandel crimping pliers


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Four-mandrel crimping pliers is a digital version of a real high-tech tool for turned contacts. The adjustability to crimp dimensions in steps of 0.01 mm makes them indispensable for safety-relevant cabling.


Cable tie removal set


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Consisting of an electronics diagonal cutter with specially rounded edges and a pliers wrench with cross-serrated gripping surfaces for a good grip, the cable tie cutting set is optimally designed to remove cable ties from cable harnesses. The two handy pliers do not damage the cables.