The Ninesteps Nippers Collection

Side Cutters (or 'Nippers') are essential hobby cutters for many hobbies. A much smaller and sharper derivative of the side cutters used in the electronics industry, our nippers are prefect for removing plastic parts from their runners, or any other light duty, precision cutting job you may have.


Essential Nippers

Classic Nippers

Premium Nippers

Why Choose Ninesteps Nippers?

Explore the differences between our Classic and Premium side cutters in this video.

Single-sided or Double-sided?

Double Sided

Design includes a blade on one side and another blade on the other

More agile cuts
Less chance of blade damage through maladjustment

Double the stress / defamation of the plastic compared to single-sided

Single Sided

Design includes a blade on one side and an 'anvil' on the other.

Less stresses / deformation of the plastic
More stable / precise cut

Blade more easily damaged if not properly adjusted