Hydraulic hand operated cutter incorporates a specialized latch style cutting head that allows interference-free closure for mid-span cuts. The cutter head rotates 180° to allow users to get into tight areas easier. The cutter weighs only 11.4 pounds, yet delivers 7 tons of cutting force. With its hardened steel blades is capable of cutting up to 1.29 inch diameter bare or insulated copper and aluminium cable, 1113 ACSR, 5/8 inch ground rod, 1/2 inch rebar and 5/8 inch diameter soft steel bolts 1/2 inch standard guy strand and up to 3/8 inch EHS guy strand. Cutter comes equipped with a high impact formed carrying case to hold the tool and accessories.