Guillotine shears are designed to cut flat stock cleanly with a minimum of bending. These shears will cut non-ferrous metals up to 2.4 mm (10 gauge) or mild steel up to 1.6 mm. The high carbon steel blades are precision ground and hardened- designed to make 10,000 cuts before sharpening is required. Both shears have the following features:
The 12" guillotine shear cuts metal up to 12" wide. Requires 19-3/4" x 39-3/4" bench space. Base to blade has 1/2" clearance.