ICP-PC01 Pinch Clamp Removal Tool is specifically designed to remove Stainless Steel Pinch Clamps (not included) in the event of a mistake or need for a modification. Compatible with any brand of stainless steel pinch clamps designed for use with PEX. Also ideal for removal ear clamps with Max. ear width 13mm. Compound action cutting tool: maximum mechanical advantage for easier and safer use. High mechanical advantage makes clamp removal easier and reduces the risk of strain injury. Designed to deliver many cutting cycles without loss of performance, using the lowest practical cutting force. Constructed of solid metal for long tool life, with textured grips for a more secure hold. Cinch clamp removal tool to be used in conjunction with the cinch rings to remove PEX cinch clamp rings. The tool provides a fast and quiet solution to removing PEX fittings and can be used in both home and commercial settings. Safely cuts PEX stainless steel clamps for quick fitting salvage. A fitting that has been removed and is in good shape can be used in another system saving money. Avoid clamping on the insert ribs or barbed area, which will damage the fitting making it unusable. Ideal for stainless steel and steel clamps from Apollo, Oetiker, Watts, etc.