Product Details / Specifications
6" Ring Opening Plier with 3 Notches and Needle Nose, 410 ASTM Stainless Steel
Opens ring to help in removing and inserting beads from captive rings.
Works best on rings from 1/4" to 3/4" in diameter,and up to 6 gauge in thickness
Brass is a softer metal then steel. Please be careful during use. Misuse of this items will cause?ÿbrass tips?ÿto bend out of shape.
1. Place nose of opening pliers into the center of the captive ring.
2. Squeeze handles until the captive ring is held fast by the pliers and rests within the appropriate grooves.
3. Squeeze the handles gently until the captive opens just slightly and the captive bead comes loose. Be careful not to squeeze the captive too much or the piece may become damaged.
NOTE: These stainless steel captive ring opening pliers work best on rings from 1/4" to 3/4" in diameter,and up to 6 gauge in thickness. Using the proper size pliers will help to protect the jewelry as well as the pliers from unnecessary damage. Protect rings with a soft cloth to avoid scratching the finish on your jewelry