Top 10 Best Tin Shears & Nibblers

People's Choice

These Are Some Of The Highest Rated Tin Shears & Nibblers Available Today
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2. Makita XNJ01Z Nibbler

  • (107 Points)
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I was extremely pleased with it. Perfect for cutting shapes and circles. Hope to get a lot of use out of it. I like how solid the Nibbler is. I was extremely pleased with it.

The Makita JN1601 Nibbler B000TKRLS0 was definitely our favorite Tin Shears & Nibblers. With that said, there are several other superb selections when it comes down to Tin Shears & Nibblers. We have them for you here.

Next on our list is manufactured by Makita known to be a very reputable tool manufacturer. Makita's Nibblers are great as well. It was great to check out the XNJ01Z. I was very happy using this tool!

The Makita XNJ01Z Nibbler, at $322.42 is an especially great Shears & Nibbler for the money. If you not sure about our top choice, I'd consider the Makita XNJ01Z next. It's a first class tool at a good price.

Full Makita XNJ01Z Review

Makita XNJ01Z Features

Makita-built motor delivers 1, 900 SPM for fast and smooth cutting

Ideal for cutting roofing sheet metal at thicknesses up to 16 gauge

Die holder rotates 360Degree to meet demands of cutting Direction

Convenient chip disposal is below cutting material to minimize damage to cutting surface

Cutting radius: inner edge 1-3/4"; outer edge 2"

The SLTL4 793750 and the Ingersoll-Rand EC300 are well worth looking into as well. Both SLTL4 and Ingersoll-Rand are thought to be a couple of the top producers of premium Shears & Nibblers. Each of these distinct tools earned great end user ratings as well. The 793750 advertises a score of 3.5/5 when contrasted against the 4.2/5 star rating received by the Ingersoll-Rand EC300.

The SLTL4 793750 gives several very choice features such as Trim, outline & shear plastic, tin & metals up to 18 gauge rolled steel. The Ingersoll-Rand EC300 although, is tough to beat featuring Cuts up to 18 gauge steel, aluminum, plastic or other metals and even 6 ft. Per minute cutting rate.

I can easily endorse both of these Tin Shears & Nibblers
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3. SLTL4 793750 Shear

  • (102 Points)

It is wonderful for going over ribbed steel. I was extremely pleased with it. This is a very heavy duty tool. Very nice quality, and good price. The SLTL4 793750 did not disappoint me.

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4. Ingersoll-Rand EC300 Nibbler

  • (70 Points)

It is wonderful for going over ribbed steel. Makes for a professional finish. A great tool and worth every penny. This is an essential tool for everyone. This is another one of Ingersoll-Rand's top tools.

Honorable Mentions

We found a handful more excellent Tin Shears & Nibblers available. Listed here are several to go with if the selections rated above might not be a good fit for you. There really are a plenty of great tools available to choose. The Shears & Nibblers we evaluated above are our favorites. That doesn't mean there aren't several more great Tin Shears & Nibblers.

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5. Ridgerock Tools Inc. 30067A Nibbler

  • (67 Points)

I have used this Nibbler many times. Tried it shortly after receiving it. I am very impressed with product. My roofing installation went flawless. I use the heck out of this thing.

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6. Koki Holdings America CN16SAM Nibbler

  • (64 Points)

WORKS JUST LIKE IT'S SUPPOSED TO. Nothing works better than Koki Holdings America. Just like every one of my tools, it has its place. Hope to get a lot of use out of it. Cuts 18 gauge stainless like cake.

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7. Gino Development Inc. - Tools (Dummy Vendor Code) 01-0101 Nibbler

  • (60 Points)

Best of all, it didn't nibble at my budget. Tried it shortly after receiving it. Cuts through metal quickly with no issues. It's Gino Development Inc. - Tools (Dummy Vendor Code) what else needs to be said. I was surprised how well it worked.

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8. Bosch 601926105 Shear

  • (39 Points)

A great value for the price. I was amazed how fast this thing cuts. Beats the heck out of tin snips! Great tool, just as described. I got to cut some 14ga steel.

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9. Makita JN3201 Nibbler

  • (30 Points)

By far the easiest metal tool to cut curves. I like how solid the Nibbler is. Works really well on old tin roofing. I use the heck out of this thing. I used on a 20Ga sheet metal.

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10. EJWOX Shear

  • (23 Points)

For the money, it is a solid buy. I am pleased with this purchase. It is wonderful for going over ribbed steel. The harder you push, the smoother the cut! This is a very heavy duty tool.