Antique and Vintage Pliers

Pliers (sometimes spelled plyers) can be thought of as mechanic extensions of the human hand, providing plumbers, electricians, carpenters, glazers, cobblers, jewelers, and watchmakers with a firm and precise grip on their work. As with hammers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and saws, the design of pliers is as varied of the tasks they are required to perform. Thus, there are needle nose pliers whose heads taper to a point (rosary pliers users...Continue Reading