are cutting tools that are commonly used in the electrical and power utility industry for cutting power cables made of aluminum or copper, overhead distribution and transmission conductors, and support cables and wires. Hydraulic cutters are also used in other industries for various cutting processes. They have a piston and piston rod that is both usually made of alloy steel. The hydraulic fluid applies pressure on the piston by flowing into the cylinder, and the pressure causes the cutting jaws to open or close. There are different types of hydraulic cutters, including manual cutters, and remote head cutters. Hydraulic cutters also feature various styles of their cutting tool heads including scissor-style cutters, and ratchet head cutters. There are powerful hydraulic cutters used to cut through rebar and steel rod. Jaws of life are the most useful heavy-duty hydraulic cutters that are used to cut through vehicle materials, sheet metal, and plastics. They are mostly made of an aluminum-alloy body and forged blades that are heat-treated. Get the best choice of hydraulic cutters available in the market today. Shop at MRO Supply for the finest selection of cutters in various styles and sizes for various applications.