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Kevlar® scissors grip and cut slippery fibers

May 28th, 2015 / By: / What's New?

www.venmarkinternational.comAn ergonomic scissors specially designed for precisely cutting aramid woven fabric has been introduced by Xuron Corp. of Saco, Maine.

Xuron® Model 9180 Kevlar® Shears are designed with tapered cutting blades that have one serrated edge for gripping the slippery aramid woven cloth fabric fibers and a sharp edge for cutting them. Capable of producing a clean, straight cut, these scissors are ideal for splicing applications and feature cushioned rubber handles and a return spring for user comfort.

Eliminating finger loops, Xuron® Model 9180 Kevlar® Shears fit comfortably in either hand, regardless of size, making them well suited as an ergonomic alternative for assembly workers. Designed to provide exceptional cutting and long service life, the cutting blades are heat treated to Rc 58-60. The product is also well suited for aramid fiber insulation and fishing line.