A drop forged tool with tension capability of over 2,400 lbs. and a built-in cutter. Features include: A spring loaded gripper lever for improved band tension – A friction held cutoff lever with plastic grip for easier operation – Permanent lubrication on the tension screw to extend tool life and speed clamping. – A zinc plated black chromatic finish to provide superior corrosion resistance – A spin handle retaining ring to keep parts intact. Used with bulk banding material and preformed clamps.