When you are done buying $20 pliers that get rusty in a couple of months, step up to Abel. These pliers are fully machined aluminum and stainless steel. They crush barbs, cut wire, pull knots tight and open beers! Comes with a high quality leather sheath and a lanyard so you won't drop them overboard. Truly a lifetime tool.
The Ultimate Line Nipper! Abel machines each one out of T-6061 aluminum. The jaws are also machined and heat treated to 58-60rc hardness. The jaws are replaceable and come with a limited 2 year warranty.