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Glaucus

Split ring/wire work combo pliers

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Glaucus    6

I modified these needle nose pliers to open split rings and to form wire loops, but now I use them mainly for pulling castings that stick to molds.

Using a propane torch, I heated one tip red hot and hammered it against an anvil to form a 90* rough "tooth". I ground the tooth to shape, the other tip was ground shorter and round.

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