Locking Pliers

Locking pliers are a hand held tool that can be locked into position using an over-centre action. Locking pliers are also known as mole grips and vise-grip and available in many different configurations and shapes to fix metal parts for welding. They also come in many sizes.

How they work

One side of the handle includes a bolt that is used to adjust the spacing of the jaws, the other side of the handle often includes a lever to push the two sides of the handles apart to unlock the pliers.

What materials are they made from

Locking pliers are typically made from steel, available with a chrome finish and sleeved handles

Types of Locking Pliers

• Needle-nose locking pliers
• Locking clamps
• Locking Pliers with Chain

Applications
Locking pliers are typically used on metal parts during welding. They are also useful for holding a nut or bolt that has been damaged or rounded, pulling out nails or holding pipes.

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Description Price Maximum Jaw Capacity Minimum Jaw Capacity Material Overall Length Integral Wire Cutter Height Safe
RS Stock No. 418-6243
BrandRS PRO
MYR108.71
Each
units
41mm - Alloy Steel 178 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 847-3759
BrandRS PRO
MYR47.20
Each
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- - Chrome Vanadium Steel 254 mm - -
RS Stock No. 537-183
Mfr. Part No.C6NVN
BrandCrescent
MYR113.99
Each
units
- - - 152 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 176-0668
Mfr. Part No.513A.7
BrandFacom
MYR143.33
Each
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35mm - - 190 mm - -
RS Stock No. 537-161
Mfr. Part No.C7CV
BrandCrescent
MYR96.88
Each
units
- - - 178 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 876-5196
Mfr. Part No.501AMPPB
BrandFacom
MYR241.28
Each
units
50 (Square) mm, 80 (Hexagonal) mm, 100 (Round) mm - Chrome Molybdenum Steel 250 mm - -
RS Stock No. 847-3740
BrandRS PRO
MYR33.49
Each
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- - Chrome Vanadium Steel 178 mm - -
RS Stock No. 123-0239
Mfr. Part No.T0902EL4
BrandIrwin
MYR103.59
Each
units
29mm - Alloy Steel 125 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 665-8422
Mfr. Part No.0-84-811
BrandStanley
MYR109.69
Each
units
- - Chrome Plated Steel 225 mm - -
RS Stock No. 418-6265
BrandRS PRO
MYR146.16
Each
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48mm - Alloy Steel 250 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 537-256
Mfr. Part No.C6CCV
BrandCrescent
MYR74.68
Each
units
- - - 152 mm - -
RS Stock No. 176-0674
Mfr. Part No.513.10
BrandFacom
MYR149.20
Each
units
55mm - - 235 mm - -
RS Stock No. 537-224
Mfr. Part No.C5CV
BrandCrescent
MYR68.47
Each
units
- - - 127 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 665-8576
Mfr. Part No.0-84-809
BrandStanley
MYR122.42
Each
units
- - Chrome Plated Steel 225 mm - -
RS Stock No. 847-8094
Mfr. Part No.6406620
BrandGedore
MYR127.05
Each
units
25mm - Vanadium Steel 185 mm - -
RS Stock No. 876-5190
Mfr. Part No.505APB
BrandFacom
MYR295.48
Each
units
70 (Square) mm, 125 (Hexagonal) mm, 135 (Round) mm - Chrome Molybdenum Steel 270 mm - -
RS Stock No. 537-278
Mfr. Part No.C8SMVN
BrandCrescent
MYR124.13
Each
units
- - - 203 mm - -
RS Stock No. 123-0240
Mfr. Part No.T1402EL4
BrandIrwin
MYR118.05
Each
units
51mm - Alloy Steel 150 mm Yes -
RS Stock No. 876-5193
Mfr. Part No.500APB
BrandFacom
MYR225.55
Each
units
40 (Square) mm, 50 (Hexagonal) mm, 50 (Round) mm - Chrome Molybdenum Steel 225 mm - -
RS Stock No. 125-2025
Mfr. Part No.FMHT0-75438
BrandStanley
MYR133.03
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units
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