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FELCO 160L

One-hand pruning shear | Model for large hands

If you find that manufacturers automatically assume that larger hands are best suited to tools that are bulky and heavy, then the FELCO 160L pruning shears / secateurs will come as a pleasant surprise. Yes, they are unbelievably light, comfortable and ergonomic thanks to their strong composite fibreglass handles and angled cutting head, making them perfect for all general pruning jobs in the garden without a heavy-duty specification.  

25mm</br>0.98inch 25mm
0.98inch
190g</br>0.42lb 190g
0.42lb
220mm</br>8.7inch 220mm
8.7inch
Large hand Large hand
$34.23

Description

These larger size FELCO 160L pruning shears are the ideal choice if you are the proud owner of large hands and require a reliable tool to do all those general pruning jobs in your garden without a heavy-duty specification. High-strength, exceptionally lightweight composite fibreglass handles and a simple yet very stable blade adjustment system, combine with ergonomic hand and wrist protection to make them a joy to use. We could highlight the efficient sap groove, the enviable dexterity they allow and the hardened steel blades, but as you finally become the equally proud owner of a tool that specifically suits your personal physical and pruning requirements, you will probably want to just get on with the job. 

SELECT YOUR PART

  • $4.65
    2/91 Kit: 2 springs
  • $5.26
    160/94 Kit: bolt and nut
  • $2.69
    2/11 Nickel plated spring
  • $11.86
    5/3 Blade
  • $0.61
    5/5B Blade rivet
  • $0.61
    160/6 Counter blade screw
  • $0.61
    160/7 Counter blade nut
  • $4.03
    160/8 Bolt
  • $1.59
    160/9 Nut
  • $16.75
    160L/1 Complete handle assembly without blade
  • $9.17
    160L/2 Complete handle assembly without counter blade
  • $18.34
    160L/4 Counter blade with screws and nuts
2/91
Kit: 2 springs
2x 2/11
$4.65

Technical specifications

  • Designed for right-handed pruning
  • Bypass pruning shears / secateurs
  • Best-suited for larger hands
  • Handles in fiberglass composite and are recyclable
  • Blade and counter blade constructed of hardened steel
  • Blade with wire cutting notch
  • Counter blade with sap groove
  • Bolt and nut for adjusting cutting head
  • Phthalate-free non-slip handle coating*
  • All parts replaceable**
  • Made in Switzerland using 100% renewable energy


* Phthalates are known to be potential endocrine disruptors. FELCO has been producing phthalate-free products since 2015


** See inside packaging card or on specific product page on www.felco.com

Product benefits

  • Enjoy comfortable and safe pruning with the ergonomic cushioned grips
  • Very lightweight construction provides for efficient handling no matter the location or task
  • Design optimised to generate better cutting leverage and increased power for those pruning with larger hands
  • The sap groove prevents the blade from sticking and improves cutting efficiency
  • Easily adjust the cutting head for a clean and precise cut that promotes quick healing of the pruning wound
  • Rely on FELCO proprietary heat treating and hardening know-how to provide you with a long lasting ultra-sharp cutting edge
  • The angled head integrates the tool’s function with your hand for a comfortable ergonomic cutting action that reduces wrist strain
  • The tapered cutting head provides easy access and greater reach to make pruning branches safe and efficient
  • Enjoy comfortable and safe pruning with the non-slip phthalate-free handles*
  • If you value sustainability as much as we do, you’ll want to keep your FELCO tool in premium condition and minimise waste by using a tool where all parts - from the blade and spring to the smallest screw, all are replaceable  
  • Red handles underline our Swiss heritage while acting as a convenient beacon, so you can always find your FELCO tool in any environment
  • Made in Switzerland using 100% renewable energy 


*Phthalates are known to be potential endocrine disruptors. FELCO has been producing phthalate-free products since 2015

Product & Maintenance Tips

Cleaning

It is advisable to clean your tool after each use. If your tool is particularly dirty or subject to rusting after exposure to moisture, do not delay cleaning.

Oiling

After cleaning, it is advisable to oil the tool so as to protect it from corrosion. The oil will also unjam the tool.

Sharpening

It is advisable to sharpen your tool at least once a day, but if you feel that your tool is not cutting as well as usual, sharpen it right away!

Dismantling

It is advisable to dismantle your tool on a regular basis, but at the very latest when it appears to be jammed.

Changing the anvil-blade

When the blade and anvil-blade no longer cross and the anvil-blade is badly damaged, it is advisable to change it.

Changing the blade

When the blade and the anvil-blade no longer cross, or when the blade is badly damaged, it is advisable to change it. Regulate the working of the blade and anvil-blade by adjusting the tightening of the nut. The blade should rub against the anvil-blade o

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