When were pliers invented?

Answer Invented in Europe around the year of 2000 BC, pliers help hold, bend or even cut materials. There are many different types of pliers. For instance, the multi-purpose plier was invented by Ching-wi... Read More »

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Parts of Pliers?

Pliers come in a variety of types and sizes. Some pliers reach tight spaces, while others lock down and not slip. Regardless of the type of pliers you own or use, all have similar features and a ba... Read More »

How to Use CV Axle Pliers?

Axles use a special joint, called a CV joint, or constant velocity joint. This joint is lubricated by axle grease and protected by a boot, called a CV boot. The boot is held in place with a special... Read More »

How to Use Circlip Pliers?

Circlip pliers are used to install or remove "circlips" from shafts of equipment. A circlip, sometimes called a snap ring, holds bearings on shafts or within bore holes. The pliers, also known as s... Read More »

How to Use Locking Pliers?

Locking pliers, sometimes referred to as vise-grips depending on the style of locking mechanism they incorporate, are great tools to keep handy. Typically, locking pliers are used where more torque... Read More »