Tronex Fine Hard Wire Cutters

Tronex hard wire cutters are designed specifically for cutting very fine hard wire used in Medical Device Manufacturing.

These specialty cutters are often used under a microscope and cut very fine hard wire including Nitinol, stainless steel, Elgiloy and Tungsten. These cutters are ideal for cutting stents, catheters and braided mesh.

Tronex offers two types of Hard Wire Cutters: Class W and Class T Cutters. Click on the buttons to learn more about the differences between the two types of Tornex fine hard wire cutters.

  • Tronex Model Number: 5081W Description: 50 Degree Wide Head Class W Cutters Handle Length: Standard (short) Head Shape: 50 Degree Wide Head Cutting Edge: Flush Material: Tungsten Alloy Steel Finish: Polished with gold screw Cutting Capacity (steel wire): .003"-.007" .08mm - .18mm 39-33 AWG
  • Tronex Model Number: 5312W Description: Mini Oval Relief Class W Cutters Handle Length: standard (short) Head Shape: Mini Oval Head Cutting Edge: Flush Material: Tungsten Alloy Steel Finish: Polished with gold screw Cutting Capacity (steel wire): .003"-.010" .2mm - .33mm 39-30 AWG Features:
    • Made from solid Tungesten Alloy Steel.
    • Machined and formed to have exceptionally sharp cutting edges.
    • Hardness of 66 to 68 HRC on both cutting edges.
    • Used for cutting fine hard wire such as Nitinol and Stainless Steel.
    • W cutters are better suited for ultra fine hard wire and when access into tight areas is required.
    • Tronex is the only manufacturer in the world who makes these type of hard wire cutters.
  • Tronex Model Number: 5422W Description: Mini Taper Relief Class W Fine Hard Wire Cutters Handle Length: standard (short) Head Shape: Mini Taper Head Cutting Edge: Flush Material: Tungsten Alloy Steel Finish: Polished with gold screw Cutting Capacity (steel wire): .008"-.025" .2mm - .65mm 32-22 AWG Features:
    • Made from solid Tungesten Alloy Steel.
    • Machined and formed to have exceptionally sharp cutting edges.
    • Hardness of 66 to 68 HRC on both cutting edges.
    • Used for cutting fine hard wire such as Nitinol and Stainless Steel.
    • W cutters are better suited for ultra fine hard wire and when access into tight areas is required.
    • Tronex is the only manufacturer in the world who makes these type of hard wire cutters.
  • Tronex Model Number: 5112T Description: Oval Head T Fine Hard Wire Cutters Handle Length: Standard (short) Head Shape: Taper Head Cutting Edge: Flush Material: Carbon Steel precision blanks with solid tungsten carbide material silver brazed into the cutting edges Finish: Polished with gold screw Cutting Capacity (steel wire): .008"-.025" .2mm - .65mm 32-22 AWG Features:
    • Made from Carbon Steel with solid Tungsten Carbide material silver brazed into the cutter jaw.
    • Designed with it's dual material construction combines the high yield strength of carbon steel with intense localized hardness of Tungsten Carbide.
    • Hardness of 79 to 81 HRC on both cutting edges.
    • Used for cutting fine hard wire such as Nitinol and Stainless Steel.
    • T cutters can cut thicker and harder wire than Tronex W cutters.
    • The handles and jaws of Class T cutters are tougher than Class W cutters.
  • Tronex Model Number: 5212T Description: Taper Head T FIne Hard Wire Cutters Handle Length: Standard (short) Head Shape: Taper Head Cutting Edge: Flush Material: Carbon Steel precision blanks with solid tungsten carbide material silver brazed into the cutting edges Finish: Polished with gold screw Cutting Capacity (steel wire): .008"-.020" .2mm - .51mm 32-24 AWG Features:
    • Made from Carbon Steel with solid Tungsten Carbide material silver brazed into the cutter jaw.
    • Designed with it's dual material construction combines the high yield strength of carbon steel with intense localized hardness of Tungsten Carbide.
    • Hardness of 79 to 81 HRC on both cutting edges.
    • Used for cutting fine hard wire such as Nitinol and Stainless Steel.
    • T cutters can cut thicker and harder wire than Tronex W cutters.
    • The handles and jaws of Class T cutters are tougher than Class W cutters.
  • Tronex Model Number: 7011T Description: Hard Wire Cutter - Tungsten Carbide Inserts, Compound Acting Handle Length: Longer, Ergonomic Handles Overall Length: 6.3" (159mm) Head Shape: Oval Head Cutting Edge: Semi-Flush Material: Solid tungsten carbide material silver brazed into the cutting edges Finish: Polished Cutting Capacity (steel wire): .012"-.032" .32mm - .81mm 28-20 AWG Features:
    • Solid Tungsten Carbide material silver brazed into the cutter jaw.
    • Used for cutting hard wire such as Nitinol and Stainless Steel.
    • Compound action provides ergonomic benefits as well as allows strong leverage for thicker wire