A major increase in operational safety can be achieved by adding the Wire Cutter to your tool kit. The Wire Cutter is a pole mounted tool that will allow you cut straight through steel wire ropes up to 5 mm diameter. This capability can be crucial in case where a steel rope unintentionally snags or tangles onto gear, or personnel. The wire cutter standard kit includes all operating parts and a telescopic pole. The illustration below shows a typical scenario for using a wire cutter.