This is the TUS shear used in Australasia over the last century. The gold-standard, so to speak. Specially manufactured for the professional blade shearer. The ‘left-hand’ shear is for left hand use, having the left side blade on top. Right-hand is right side blade on top (the conventional pattern for most shears). Length 37cm o.a. Blades 18cm.
These are very good shears at a very reasonable price. From Barnel International, USA. The blades are made from high-carbon tool steel, which retains a sharp edge. The blades are also non-stick coated for smooth cutting. Handles are of stainless steel with cushion grips - ideal for use in the wet. Supplied complete with weather-proof belt pouch. Dimension is length overall.
Famous in Europe, the Black Blue shears are of good quality, but very reasonable in price. Made from hardened and tempered steel, these shears retain a good edge. The handles feature a double bow for smooth and even opening power, and rubber stops to take the jar out of closing. Your hand will appreciate the difference after prolonged use. The handles are powder coated to prevent rust. Length is o.a. Blades are 14cm on 29cm and 16cm on 34cm shears.
Due Buoi shears are manufactured in Italy, and they are proud to put their brand on them. This is about as good as ‘economy’ hand shears get. If it wasn’t for our Burgon & Ball range, we would call them ‘quality’. ‘Offset’ shear has upward angled handles. Dimension is overall length. Blade lengths are: 27cm = 13cm, 29cm = 13cm, 32cm = 14cm and 34cm = 16cm.
This Burgon of Ball (UK) shear is ideal for dressing and showing. It can be used in one hand, leaving the other free to puff the fleece and remove cut wool. The carbon-steel blades are hollow-ground for most effective and efficient cutting. Blades are 15cm long and hardened and tempered for edge retention. An easy-to-use closure lock is incorporated. Length 30cm o.a.
This Burgon & Ball tool is designed specifically to sharpen hand shears. (It will also sharpen garden shears and scissors exceptionally well.) Pocket size, ready for quick use on the job. Long life silicon carbide stone. Sharpens 45° or 60°. Use the sharpener to touch up your blades, each time you use them. Stone is safely encased in drop-proof clip-up holder. Rejuvenate your old shears with this handy tool. Instructions for use included.
This hand-operated shears is the ideal quick-and-easy device for trimming, dagging, fly-strike, etc. Easy to use with raised thumb-plate to give positive cutting action. Blade removable for facing. Zinc plated. Length 28cm o.a. Cut width 50mm.