Designed for today's trend to the clean line (or hard edge) look of canvas made taut over three sides of it's wooden stretcher frame. Parallel extensions on the tip of the tool allow pressure to be applied to the inner side of the wooden stretcher. Made of cast malleable iron, the plier is durable & strong & has a nickel plated finish. The plier handles are also vinyl coated for a secure & comfortable grip. A high quality & very durable professional grade plier. Made in the USA.
From the Manufacturer:
Since 1826, the Osborne family had dedicated itself to providing the very finest tools. Ably assisted by employees who average over ten years of service to the company, the eighth generation of the Osborne family still manages the firm & continues the tradition requiring strict adherence to the highest standards of quality & service. This dedication continues to put the best possible tools in the hands of the professional. CS Osborne - Made in the USA.
Product Width of Jaw Max Jaw Opening Overall Length Model #C.S. Osborne Canvas Stretching Plier ~ No. 249 3-3/8" 2" 9" CSO-249