Pliers originated in antiquity as tongs and evolved over the years into the pliers we know today. The linesman pliers seem to have originated in the 1850s for telegraph linesman and seem to have been invented by Klein Tools. It is now made by other toolmakers, and carry the best linesman pliers made by the best tool companies.
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