The ratcheting cable cutter features hardened steel, quick release, rounded blade construction for durability and minimizes cable distortion with consistent cuts. It is ideal for cutting smaller hard-drawn copper/aluminum cables up to 750 MCM. Cutter has a length of 9-3/4 in. It has plastic covered locking mechanism non-slip handle of 4-1/2 in. long for easy storage and comfort. Cutter has ratcheting steel jaw width of 4-3/4 in. It is molded to provide stability and leverage during multiple cuts.