Southwire Tools’ CCPR400 9-in. ratcheting cable cutter has hardened steel-cutting blades and cuts up to 750 kcmil copper and 1,000 kcmil aluminum cables. The two-step ratcheting mechanism means few strokes per cut, and the quick-release lever opens the blade at any time during operation. It weighs 31 oz. and has a molded grip for stability and leverage when making cuts.