SACO, ME--(Marketwire - Apr 28, 2011) - Xuron Corp. has introduced an ergonomically designed scissors that have no finger loops which can cause pain or cramping with repeated use, has soft hand grips, a return spring, and produces clean, square cuts.

The Xuron® Model 440 High Precision Scissors feature an ergonomic design which eliminates finger loops and provides soft cushioned grips, a return spring, and an optimally leveraged cutting head that produces clean, square cuts on various light metals, plastics and Mylar®. Initially developed for assembly workers, these ergonomic scissors have become a favorite of people who find traditional scissors with finger loops uncomfortable to hold.

Ideal for arthritis sufferers, the Xuron® Model 440 High Precision Scissors are designed for users who will be cutting things for several straight hours. Suitable for cutting soft sheet metal up to 0.005" (0.1mm) thick, embroidery floss, foils, paper, photo-etch parts, and slitting cable jacketing, these ergonomic scissors are ideal for electronics assembly work, home repairs, and crafters and hobbyists.

The Xuron® Model 440 High Precision Scissors are priced at $19.25 (list). A complete catalog of cutters and pliers is available upon request.

About Xuron Corp.
Xuron Corp. is one of the world's leading manufacturers of ergonomic electronics-grade hand tools for the electronics, aerospace, plastic molding, hobbies, craft, floral and fishing industries. The company holds numerous domestic and international patents, including an inventor's patent for the original Micro-Shear® flush cutter and its unique cutting action which creates smooth, clean cuts without compression. Xuron tools are manufactured in Saco, Maine, where quality, an outstanding work ethic, and flawless craftsmanship are a long-time tradition. They are available at hundreds of distributors worldwide who offer more than 100 different types of Xuron quality-crafted hand tools and associated products.

Contact Information:

For more information contact:

Xuron Corporation
Abby Robey
62 Industrial Park Road
Saco, ME 04072-1840
(207) 283-1401
FAX (207) 283-0594