Featuring a triple bearing design and a balanced crank head for extra smooth and cool running with minimal vibration, the new Nitro handpiece enables professional and competent casual shearers to shear all day in comfort and at speed.

Nitro features two bearings in the barrel and an extra bearing in the long half to ensure minimal friction. It has a twin row bearing by the crank for increased resistance against wear and a unique bearing retainer to securely hold the front bearing for extra durability.

Key Features:

  • Triple bearing for maximum comfort and speed
  • Ultra lightweight design combined with a slim-line barrel featuring molded grip and durable flocking provides superior comfort and precision control
  • Low profile fork yokes to minimise drag for increased speed
  • Redesigned grips on the body and tension nut for improved comfort and control
  • High precision cogs, machined with extreme accuracy to run quieter and last longer
  • Low profile durable rubber joint guard to allow more room for the shearer’s hand and an extended life
  • Polished backjoint and improved joint spring to enable the joint to rotate and swivel with greater ease, for better agility while shearing
  • New shape comb bed and screws with a superior streamline design for clean, fast entry into the wool
  • Low profile fork and prongs to reduce drag
  • Maximised backjoint articulation for greater manoeuvrability on the first blow
  • Advanced backjoint material for prolonged use in the toughest shearing conditions
  • Increased fork travel for a fuller cut with even the most run-in gear
  • Safety comb screws with slip-proof notches
  • Will connect to both solid and flexible drives
  • Designed and manufactured in the UK


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