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318I 8" XLT™ Long Nose Plier w/1000v Insulated Grip

The CHANNELLOCK® Long Nose Plier is built for long, tough jobs thanks to our Xtreme Leverage Technology (XLT™) which reduces hand fatigue. With its sleek design made of high carbon U.S. steel and its strong crosshatch-teeth grip, these pliers are unstoppable. The insulated grip with a 1000V rating ensures optimal safety during the most dangerous jobs.

Made in the USA

Overall Length7.88in.200.15mm
Jaw Length2.97in.75.44mm
Joint Thickness0.41in.10.41mm
Cutting Edge0.48in.12.19mm
Nose Width0.13in.3.3mm
Nose Thickness0.13in.3.3mm
Handle Span2.12in.53.85mm
Joint Width0.7in.17.78mm

Benefits and Features

Insulated Grips

Insulated grips tested to 10,000 VAC and rated for 1,000 VAC when working on live parts.

IEC, ASTMF & NFPA Compliant

Compliant with IEC, ASTMF, and NFPA standards to help meet OSHA requirements.

Streamlined Design

Long, streamlined design for precision handling.

Pipe Grip

Pipe grip design accommodates many shapes.


XLT™ Xtreme Leverage Technology means considerably less force required to cut than traditional high leverage

High Carbon Steel

CHANNELLOCK® uses high carbon American steel for superior performance on the job.

Laser Heat-Treated Edges

Laser heat-treated cutting edges last longer


Crosshatch pattern on jaws grips work tightly