A multitude of uses in the shop for this tool - way to many to list. now you can get one from Park to match the other blue tools in your box. You most likely already have a needle nose pliers in you shop, but if you need an excuse to make this purchase - Park Tool took this basic design and gave us a host of convenient improvements.
The 6" pliers feature five different crimping/grasping areas and a cutting blade. Construction is forged and heat-treated CroMoly steel, The handles are ergonomic with soft touch, dual density grips. A clever hidden spring provides a small amount of tension when in use. It's clear that Park Tool put a lot of thought into a tool that most manufactures seem to disregard.