MORSE STARRETT WIRE ROPE CUTTER FAST: The cut is made in a matter of seconds. SAFE: All blades retained within the housing at moment of impact. RUGGED: Shock resistant, malleable iron casting and tool steel blades. CLEAN CUTTING: U shaped blades (both top and bottom) help rope keep its original shape. PORTABLE: Newly designed castings cut dead weight without impairing strength of housing. LOWER COST than hydraulic or shear type cutters of equal capacity. QUICK FIELD REPAIRS made using only a hammer and punch. PAINTAll units painted bright Roadbuilders Equipment Yellow. Government Spec. Numbers: GGG C 800, Type III, Sizes 1, 2 and 3. Stock #5110-293-1066.