Maun Industries was established in Mansfield in 1944 and is the UK’s largest manufacturer of pliers with a specific design innovation for parallel action tools.

Maun’s can design and develop bespoke tools to meet the requirements of their customers. Maun also continue to produce and supply hand tools to the highest standards, including; Jewellery & crafting tools, stationer’s tools, punches, wire & cable cutters, straight edges/rules & electrical, automotive & agricultural tools.

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Metric / Imperial Wad Punch Kit

Metric Part Number: 1000-05   Imperial Part Number: 1001-05

The kit comprises a single wad punch handle onto which screws a series of interchangeable wad punches. Two kits are available with a common handle, and a range of either metric or imperial size punches.

The handle is fully heat-treated with a chemical black finish and the interchangeable punches are heat-treated, chemically blackened and ground to a fine cutting edge. All punches are available to buy separately.

The spring loaded plunger in the handle enables holes to be accurately centred, and also serves to eject the slug.

The kit is packaged in a purpose-made polypropylene box with spigots to locate the handle and punches and the lid is hinged and carries either the metric or imperial label dependant on kit selected.

Metric punches: 5, 6, 8, 10, 12.5, 16, 20, 25, 32 mm

Imperial punches: 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 5/8, 3/4, 7/8, 1"


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Diagonal Cutting Nipper for Hard Wire

140mm Part Number: 2990/140   160mm Part Number:2990/160


The compound lever design of this diagonal cutting nipper gives excellent cutting performance with low handle load through good mechanical advantage.

Allows you to cut piano wire with handle loads significantly less than conventional forged pliers of equivalent size.

Can also be used in the jewellery, hobby & craft industry for gripping, bending and re-positioning wire.

Capable of cutting 1.4mm Diameter BS specification hard wire


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End Cutting Nipper for Hard Wire

Part Number: 3010/150   PVC SLeeved Part Number:3015/150


The compound lever design of this tool gives excellent cutting performance with low handle load.

You can use this nipper for repetitive cutting operations particularly encountered in the spring and bedding production industry.

The nipper is capable of cutting 1.6mm Ø BS specification hard wire and 150 mm / 6" in length.

Used to cut through materials such as wire, springs, nails, rivets and bolts


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Parallel Action Flat Nose Plier

140mm Part Number: 4860/140   160mm Part Number:4860/160  

200mm Part Number:4860/200


This parallel action flat nose plier is made in 4 basic overall lengths with corresponding jaw widths and maximum openings.

This unique design on the plier means that the jaws remain parallel throughout their range of movement, therefore is great for gripping and manipulating. The jaws stay secure regardless of pressure or force exerted on the handles or the placement of the object within the jaws

Give a positive grip on square and hexagonal components, and the serrated jaws with a single longitudinal V-slot on one jaw are ideal for gripping wire down the full length of the throat.

Manipulate wire; you can feed the wire through and hold it firmly over the entire length of the jaw.


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Parallel Action Side Cutting Pliers for Hard Wire

125mm Part Number: 4950-125   140mm Part Number: 4950-140  

160mm Part Number: 4950-160   200mm Part Number: 4950-200


A unique parallel action plier that remains parallel throughout its full range of movement.

The side cutter is capable of cutting up to 1.6 - 2.5 mm diameter hard wire and ISO standard piano wire and the jaw width can go up to 12.5 mm with a maximum opening of 17 mm.

Used extensively within the fencing industry where they are ideal for holding and gripping components and held firmly over the full length of the jaw.

Can cut through ISO standard piano wire


We can supply you with bespoke machinery, hand tools and workshop equipment for all sections of industry.


Clipper Road, Troon Industrial Estate, Leicester LE4 9JE
Tel. Leicester (01162) 764144 Fax. (01162) 460663

420c Thurmaston Boulevard, Troon Industrial Estate, Leicester LE4 9LE
Tel. Leicester (01162) 764144 Fax. (01162) 460663

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