Great for cutting sheet metal (low carbon rolled steel up to 20 gauge), plastics, vinyl, carpet, gutters, cardboard, paper, screen, wire mesh, hose, roof shingles, wallpaper, cloth and much more. Blade design includes a twine cutter, wire cutter, bottle opener and wire bending holes for added versatility. Compound action design delivers 1.5x the cutting power. 3" blade for making long cuts in a wide range of materials. Serrated blade helps hold material firmly for better cutting. Spring loaded for fast opening. Non-slip grips provide added comfort and durability. Blades coated to resist rust and corrosion. Hang holes in handle for easy storage.