Originally Posted by SteveU
For a plier type tool I highly recommend Knipex cobras. Had a bleeder screw that I couldn't get out & even after chucking it up in a vise & heating it up with a propane torch the visegrips wouldn't remove. Used the Knipex & it came out. This was on a 95 Dodge that spent its entire life in the snow & salt of Mich including several years in the UP where it snows most of the year.
yes, great pliers i have a set in my toolbox. if you are using them for turning something you don't even need to squeeze the handle just turn, the harder you turn it... the harder it grips http://www.crawfordtool.com/knipex_cobra.html