Not your ordinary nippers. Made in the USA of machined 6061-T6 aluminium, these Orvis fly-fishing nippers incorporate a piano style hinge that adds mechanical advantage for easily cutting anything from 80 lb to 8X tippet. Replaceable Crucible CPM S35VN cutter and anvil. Ergonomic contour for comfort and enhanced function. Type III military-spec anodised. Comes with lanyard made from fly line. Made in USA.