Hakko Micro Cutters

Need a clean way to cut your wires? Great tools make a great difference and these micro cutters from Hakko are some of the best.

This tool creates a perfect flush cut. It’s one of the most popular cutting tools in the industry. And these are an industry-standard tool– the best. In the years when we ran an electronics factory, our teams used these 8 hours a day, all day, clipping leads. The Hakko Micro Cutters CHP-170 can stand up to extensive and intensive use. They are serious tools. Properly taken care of, they can last for years.

  • Flush-cut micro soft-wire cutter has a 0.3″ long jaw and angled head for flush-cutting applications on up to 16 gauge (1.3mm) copper and soft wire
  • 21-degree
  • 2.5mm heat-treated carbon steel construction provides durability and long life
  • Precision-ground holes and surfaces provide smooth movement and spring returns the tool to an open position to reduce your fatigue
  • Dolphin-style nonslip hand grips with curved fore-edge provide comfort and control while you’re working.
  • Parkerized surfaces prevent glare and increase corrosion resistance.


24 in stock (can be backordered)

SKU: AH-CHP-170 Category:


Specification Parameter
Cutting Force: 5 kg
Max Cut: 16 AWG copper wire
Rockwell Hardness (RHC): 56
Material: Carbon Steel
Item Dimensions LxWxH 5.9 x 3.6 x 0.8 inches
Item Weight 0.04 Pounds
Cutting Width: 0.3 inches