SOURCE: Xuron Corp.

Xuron Corp.

June 21, 2011 09:02 ET

Split Ring Pliers From Xuron Open and Grasp the Ring

SACO, ME--(Marketwire - Jun 21, 2011) - Xuron Corp. has introduced split ring pliers designed for fishing lure manufacturers and fisherman alike which feature tips that grasp and open a split ring for rapid installation and removal.

Xuron® Model 496 Split Ring Pliers feature a curved catch tip that actually opens the ring and securely grasps it to simplify installation, along with a return spring, to make it easy to position and grasp the next split ring. Eliminating the need for multiple tools to install and remove a split ring, these split ring pliers are suitable for all size split rings down to #00.

Ideal for manufacturers who want to simplify and speed assembly operations, as well as fisherman who want to get their lures fixed and in the water quickly, Xuron® Model 496 Split Ring Pliers are made from carbon tool steel that is heat treated and covered with non-slip Xuro-Rubber™ cushioned hand grips. The firm also makes a full line of precision cutters and pliers.

Xuron® Model 496 Split Ring Pliers sell for $14.25 (list) and are made in the U.S.A. A complete product catalog is available upon request.

About Xuron Corp.

Xuron Corp. is one of the world's leading manufacturers of ergonomic electronics-grade hand tools for the electronics, aerospace, plastic molding, hobbies, craft, floral and fishing industries. The company holds numerous domestic and international patents, including an inventor's patent for the original Micro-Shear® flush cutter and its unique cutting action which creates smooth, clean cuts without compression. Xuron tools are manufactured in Saco, Maine, where quality, an outstanding work ethic, and flawless craftsmanship are a long-time tradition. They are available at hundreds of distributors worldwide who offer more than 100 different types of Xuron quality-crafted hand tools and associated products.

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:

    Xuron Corporation
    Abby Robey
    Marketing
    62 Industrial Park Road
    Saco, ME 04072-1840
    (207) 283-1401
    FAX (207) 283-0594
    e-mail: arobey@xuron.com
    www.xuron.com