Edward Tools Classic Cut Bypass Pruning Shears are professional grade hand shears for cutting branches and twigs up to 1” in diameter. Made of max forged carbon steel these shears stay sharp longer and can also be resharpened if ever necessary. The grippy ergonomic handles features a non slip design for more comfortable and accurate use. When not in use, simply lock the safety latch to keep the blades from opening. Edward Tools Classic Cut Bypass Pruning Shears comes with a lifetime warranty. If for any reason these shears break we will replace them as we do with all Edward Tools products.