Continuous improvement means never being satisfied. That's why these new Next Generation snips last 60% longer and require 20% less force to cut on average compared to our snips from just five years ago. And that's why Crescent | Wiss is the undisputed leading brand of snips for sheet metal professionals.
We make them just like we used to... only better.
Wiss compound action "aviation snips," like these from the late 1940s, were a key tool
for cutting aircraft sheet metal during
WWII and became best sellers after
the war ended.
By the 1990s, Wiss aviation snips featured their iconic yellow, red, and green comfort grips,
improved blades, a stronger spring,
and new pivot geometry.
The latest Crescent | Wiss Next Generation snips stay true to form
with new ergonomic features and the best performing, longest lasting blades we've
Precision Cast Blades
Integrated Handle Ring
Feature durable serrations that spread cutting force across jaw, improving cut quality and tool life