Economy Side Cutting Jewelry Pliers. They have a comfortable grip and a strong side cutting head. These side cutters are recommended for Braided Wire, Tiger Tail, Head Pins, Eye Pins, and soft wire like copper wire. Do not use these on memory wire or steel wire. Overall, these are a great pair of cutting pliers for beadwork, beading, and jewelry making. They make a great cut for a very economical price.