Cuda 10-1/2" Hook Cutter has carbon steel construction. Friction style hooks cutter easily handles hooks up to 6/O size. A must have for those hook emergencies. Locking loop holds handles together for safe storage. The long handle give you the leverage you need. Carbon steel construction has spring-action. Carbon steel construction with spring action Friction style hooks cutter easily handles hooks up to 6/O size Corrosion-resistant construction Long handles allow for maximum leverage for cutting thru hooks Handles lock for safe storage and quick access in emergency situations.