ISO 8979:1988
ISO 8979:1988


The figures in ISO 8979 are given as examples only and are not intended to affect the manufacturers' design. The pliers and nippers may be supplied with or without return springs or sleeves. The cutting nippers may be supplied with a safety device (lead catcher). In addition to terms in English, French and Russian ISO 8979 gives the equivalent terms in the German, Italian and Spanish languages.

General information 

  •  :  Withdrawn
     : 1988-10
  •  : 1
     : 13
  •  : ISO/TC 29/SC 10 Assembly tools for screws and nuts, pliers and nippers
  •  :
    01.040.25 Manufacturing engineering (Vocabularies)
    25.140.30 Hand-operated tools

Got a question?

Check out our FAQs

Customer care
+41 22 749 08 88

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday - 09:00-12:00, 14:00-17:00 (UTC+1)

Keep up to date with ISO

Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, views and product information.