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Secateurs, also called hand pruners, or loppers are a type of long scissors, with which one can prune branches of trees and shrubs. They have a long handle (length ca. 65 cm). Different types of scissors - sewing, kitchen, paper Scissors are a tool used for cutting thin material which requires little force. ... In microeconomics, pruning taken as a metaphor from gardening, refers to the removal of excess items from a budget. ...


Some secateurs have a telescopic handle, which can be extended to a length of two meters in order to reach high branches on a tree.


They are also used in nature conservation as a habitat management aid, where fine-scale results are required. Conservation can be confused with conversation and vice versa. ...


Because secateurs wear out over time like any cutting tool, they should be cleaned and sharpened regularly. a Cutting Tool, in the context of Metalworking is any tool that is used to remove metal from the workpiece by means of shear deformation. ...


 
 

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