FELCO 4

One-hand pruning shear - Good performance - Standard model

These pruning shears / secateurs offer powerful leverage so that cutting wood up to 25 mm thickness is never a problem. Rugged and extremely durable, the FELCO 4 is perfect for all types of pruning work, and an indispensable tool for anyone with large hands who has wasted far too much valuable cutting time looking for the ideal pair of pruning shears.


Download our hand sizing chart in the documentation section below.

Diameter
  • 25.00mm
  • 0.98inch
Weight
  • 220g
  • 0.49lb
Length
  • 210.00mm
  • 8.27inch
Hand size
  • Large hand
Made in Switzerland
*Lifetime guarantee

Description

The strength of the FELCO 4’s rugged lightweight handles in forged aluminium combines with their lifetime guarantee to convey the essence of this no-nonsense tool. The FELCO 4 delivers the trademark FELCO features but from a perspective where core function is the main emphasis. These shears are specifically designed to give you increased leverage - for that extra cutting power you may require from time to time - enabling you to cut wood up to 25 mm without pause. The meticulous construction, which incorporates a blade and riveted counter blade in high-quality steel, delivers a highly durable solution for all types of pruning tasks. Those with large hands will find the FELCO 4, and the knowledge that all parts are replaceable, equally perfect reasons to choose this pruning tool.

SELECT YOUR PART

  • 2/3
    Blade
  • 4/4
    Counter blade with rivets
  • 4/90
    Kit: bolt and nut
  • 2/91
    Kit: 2 springs
  • 2/10
    Bushing
  • 2/11
    Nickel plated spring
  • 2/12
    Thumb catch
  • 2/13
    Thumb catch spring washer
  • 2/14
    Thumb catch screw
  • 2/5B
    Blade rivet
  • 2/7
    Counter blade rivet
  • 4/1
    Complete handle assembly without blade
  • 4/2
    Complete handle assembly without counter blade
  • 4/36
    Counter blade handle grip
  • 4/8
    Bolt
  • 4/9
    Nut
  • 4/35
    Blade handle grip
  • 2/92B
    Kit: complete two position thumb catch assembly
  • 2/3-1
    Kit: blade, spring, adjustment key

FELCO 4

2/3
Blade
1x 2/3
  • Rugged and extreme reliability – due to the forged aluminium and hardened steel construction – gives you the strength to approach any pruning job with confidence
  • Superior cutting leverage ensures you can finish when you have to remove thicker plant material
  • The suitability for all types of pruning means that the FELCO 4 is the only pair you’ll need
  • FELCO has a tool for everyone and the FELCO 4 is ideal for those blessed with large hands
  • The sap groove prevents the blade from sticking and improves cutting efficiency
  • The wire cutting notch in the blade provides for every eventuality and avoids the temptation to risk blunting your tool
  • The quick and easy blade change is safe, secure and ensures you can always get on with the job
  • The adjustable closing lock makes for safe pick up and transit wherever your pruning takes you
  • If you value sustainability as much as we do, you’ll want to keep your FELCO in premium condition and minimise waste in using a tool where all parts - from the blade and spring to the smallest screw - are replaceable  
  • Red handles underline our Swiss heritage while acting as a convenient beacon, so you can always find your FELCO tool in any environment
  • Made in Switzerland using 100% renewable energy
  • Rely on FELCO proprietary heat treating and hardening know-how to provide you with a long lasting ultra-sharp cutting edge
  • Riveting the anvil blade onto the one-piece forged aluminium handle ensures your FELCO tool is robust enough for heavy-duty pruning
  • Easily adjust the cutting head for a clean and precise cut that promotes quick healing of the pruning wound
  • Enjoy comfortable and safe pruning with the ergonomic cushioned, non-slip, phthalate-free handle grips*


*Phthalates are known to be potential endocrine disruptors. FELCO has been producing phthalate-free products since 2015

N°1  Cleaning
It is advisable to clean your tool after each use. If your tool is particularly dirty or subject to rusting after exposure to moisture, do not delay cleaning.
FELCO 4  - Cleaning

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N°2  Dismantling
It is advisable to dismantle your tool on a regular basis, but at the very latest when it appears to be jammed.
FELCO 4  - Dismantling

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N°3  Oiling
After cleaning, it is advisable to oil the tool so as to protect it from corrosion. The oil will also unjam the tool.
FELCO 4  - Oiling

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N°4  Sharpening
It is advisable to sharpen your tool at least once a day, but if you feel that your tool is not cutting as well as usual, sharpen it right away!
FELCO 4  - Sharpening

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N°1  Changing the blade
When the blade and the anvil-blade no longer cross, or when the blade is badly damaged, it is advisable to change it. Regulate the working of the blade and anvil-blade by adjusting the tightening of the nut. The blade should rub against the anvil-blade o
FELCO 4  - Changing the blade

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N°2  Changing the plastic coatings for handles
If the coatings are badly damaged, you can replace them. Soak the coatings for 2 minutes in boiling water - recommended glue: Loctite 415.
FELCO 4  - Changing the plastic coatings for handles

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N°3  Changing the thumb catch
When the thumb catch is damaged and loosens when used, even when the screw is readjusted, change it.
FELCO 4  - Changing the thumb catch

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