The wide nippers have rubber grip so you will get a great cut every time. Whether your hands are freezing cold or wet, the pads on these nippers will help you out. They also come standard with a head cement cleaning needle built in. If you have ever spent 5 minutes trying to get your tippet through the eye of your hook, only to find out there was a thin layer of head cement blocking your line; you definitely could have used this tool. Just stick it in the eye of your hook and any feathers or cement blocking your way will be removed.
You are sure to love these high quality fly fishing nippers.