The Upright Snips from Midwest Tool and Cutlery Co. are available in right- and left-cutting models, and incorporate a patent-pending right angle 90-degree handle to blade design. According to the company, the design offers a push-or-pull cutting motion and the ability to turn or rotate the snip in the hand while cutting circles. The snips are rated to cut 24-gauge sheet metal and incorporate the same features as other Midwest aviation snips.