A new version of Crescent-brand tongue and grove pliers are available with better fit and versatility, according to this company. The pliers are available individually in sizes from 7 inches to 20 inches with straight jaws and in two- and three-piece sets. The 10-inch size is also offered in an extra-wide and curve-jaw model, in addition to the standard straight jaw. The product is made of special forged alloy steel with induction-hardened teeth and hardened single-piece rivet construction.

Cooper Hand Tools, P.O. Box 30100, Raleigh, NC 27622; (919) 781-7200; fax (919) 783-2116; www.cooperhandtools.com.