The Tronex long jaw, long handle round nose pliers are great to work with! I can use them all day and not have hand fatigue. I use the widest end to make my ear wires and they fit ... view moremy ears the best and no more looking for a mandrel.
Having top quality pliers has really increased my fun time handmaking jewelry and learning new techniques. Beaducation has excellent videos the Customer Service is superb. Thank you Lisa and Laura. view less
Each an every part of this tool speaks quality! Not a single rough edge. Every part of the tool has been carefully designed and engineered. It's so so comfy to the grip and ergonom... view moreic to the hand. My pliers and cutters are Lindstrom (earlier versions) and some good quality cheaper ones - now I wish I could replace all of them with Tronex. Only thing keeping me from doing it is the overseas shipping cost - nothing we can do there.
I love the long handle version. It really makes my work much easier as I can use the full grip.
Special thank you for the YouTube episode - it really helped me decide on buying the long handle version and making a wish list of the other Tronex pliers I want :) view less
I love all of the Tronex tools! They are the best. Maybe a little pricey but the quality is unbeatable. They feel great in my hand and work wonderfully. I'm in the process of repla... view morecing all of my other tools with Tronex view less