If you like finger loops, you may want to give these scissor-style cutters a try. Its larger style is hefty enough for the thickest wire, while the smaller size is best used with fine-gauge wire.
Don't use hardware store wire cutters. These Yoshiaki bonsai wire cutters are unique and provide the precision you need when removing wire from delicate branches. Use proper wire cutters and avoid damaging your shears (yes, we've seen some try to use their shears to cut and remove wire) by using proper wire cutters.
These - as all Japanese Yoshiaki Tools - are hand forged with high-carbon steel. They are the preferred tools of World Renown Bonsai Master Masahiko Kimura and they are used EXCLUSIVELY on our trees at New England bonsai Gardens.
The wire cutter measures 7 3/4" long, with a 1/2" cutting blade.
Yoshiaki Bonsai Tools are made the old fashion way - By hand, with some modern machinery. The machine forms the edges outline, then humans finish the edges, assemble and finish the product. The craftsmanship and cutting performance of Yoshiaki tools is superior and why bonsai enthusiast prefer this brand.