rod cutter

rod cutter

A bench-type device, with a guillotine-like wedge, used to cut steel reinforcing rods.
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The new DSC102ZJ Threaded Rod Cutter is powered by a brushless motor and is compatible with both 14.4v and 18v Makita Lithium-Ion batteries.
Safety: Rods are sheared, leaving a smooth and clean surface rather than a sharp, jagged, burr-like surface common when using a standard pinching-type rod cutter. This results in less trauma for the patient.
* High-performance rod cutter for cobalt chromium and titanium rods
They may have used some iron rod cutter to cut the grills." Regarding the iron water pipes which were used to make the ladder, Gupta explained: " They were used water pipes that the convicts seem to have managed to lay their hands on." Jail authorities recovered the makeshift ladder made of pipes and iron grills from near the compound wall.
The rod, called Coach Window Rod Snapper Tool, made with high speed steel, can cut through in 30 to 40 seconds, while hydraulic rod cutters presently do the same work in five minutes.