These General Purpose Anvil Secateurs are ideal for tough, woody and general pruning. The blade closes against a softer metal on the lower jaw to help to reduce the strain on your wrist/s when cutting. However, This does not produce such a clean cut as bypass secateurs, but this is not so important on older growth. With a 19mm cutting diameter and the coated blades allow non-stick pruning and easy cleaning. Suitable for both left and right handed use.