Pliers Functions and Various Pliers. Pliers are one of the hand tools that are often used in automotive workshops. Pliers are made of steel and coated with hard rubber on the holder pliers.
There are many types of pliers used, each type of pliers has a different function, but in general, pliers have a function to hold the workpiece.
Some types of pliers can be used to open or loosen nuts or bolts, but to open nuts or bolts requires a lot of energy to be able to grip nuts or bolts firmly (except for alligator pliers), but using pliers to loosen nuts or bolts is not recommended because can damage the side of the nut or bolt, it’s better to use equipment that does work to open the nut or bolt such as a shock lock, ring lock or wrench.
In addition, some types of pliers can be used to cut small metal objects such as wires or cables because the jaws of the pliers have sharp jaws. For more details about the various types of pliers, consider the description below.
Pliers Functions and
1. Pliers combination
Combination pliers (combination pliers) are one type of pliers that serves to clamp or hold a workpiece, bend wires and to cut wires.
2. Taper pliers
Taper pliers (needle nose pliers / long nose pliers) are one type of pliers that serves to clamp small objects or to clamp objects in tight spaces. This sharp tang has a tapered tip …