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Swenson Shears

1 arm bandit

MODEL 20 - 20 inch SOFIT and SIDING SHEAR

MODEL 42 - 42 inch STRAIGHT CUT SHEAR

Stone Coat Cutter
Blade Lengh 34 inches

 

Designed for use on a multitude of applications from stone coated metal shake and shingle to 14 gauge stainless flat sheet

Sofit and Siding Shear
Blade Lenght 20 inches
 

 The premier tabletop shear ideal for cutting siding, metal shingles or soffit.

Straight Cut Shear
Blade Lenght 42 Inches


Ideal for cutting exposed fastener panels at 90 degrees and can achieve up to a 2/12 gable with the same set of blades

Swenson Shear Model 42   Swenson Shear Model 48

Heavy Duty Pivot Shear
Max Cut: 48 Inches
Max Guage: 24

Straight Blade: Will shear straight at 90* and up to 2/12 gable 4/12 Gable Blade: Achieve between 3/12 – 5/12 gable 7/12 Gable Blade: Achieve between 6/12 – 8/12 gable

 

Hip / Valley Roofing Shear
Max Cut: 64 Inches
Max Guage: 24

Ideal for shearing heavy gauge exposed-fastener panels, with the ability to shear straight at 90 degrees and up to a 9/12 valley

Blades last 15,000 - 20,000 cuts average siding contractor about 7 years

Click here to view Most Commonly Used Metal Roofing Profiles

 

Models and accessories
SSC Stone Coat Cutter Stone coat cutter for stone coated metal shake and shingle to 14 gauge stainless flat sheet
MODEL20 MODEL 20 - 20 inch SOFIT and SIDING SHEAR
MODEL42 MODEL 42 - 42 inch STRAIGHT CUT SHEAR
HDPS Heavy Duty Pivot Shear Heavy Duty Pivot Shear for Straight and Gable Angles
(Includes an interchangeable bladeset of your choice)
HVRS Hip/Valley Roofing Shear Hip / Valley Roofing Shear for Straight, Gable, and Valley Angles
(Includes an interchangeable bladeset of your choice)
BLHD Bladeset for HD Shear Additional bladeset for Heavy Duty Pivot Shear (Need Siding Profile)
BLHV Bladeset for HV Shear Additional bladeset for Hip/Valley Roofing Shear (Need Siding Profile)
JIG Jig Kit - Attaches to shear frame to assist in keeping panel
   

 

shingle and shake shear

Stone Coat Cutter

Referred to as the Swenson Shear utility knife. The Stone Coat Cutter is designed for use on a multitude of applications from stone coated metal shake and shingle to 14 gauge stainless flat sheet. It’s equipped with a 34-inch blade that is made of long-lasting, high carbon steel. This go-to tool is safe, efficient and will give you a clean cut every time.

Proudly designed and manufactured in the USA

Specifications:

  • Blade Length: 34 inches
  • Duel edge blade for double the cutting life
  • Removable legs for ease of transportation
  • Ideal for stone-coated shingle and shake style steel panels
  • Weighs: 65lbs

Now offering the All New Break and Bender, added to complement the One Arm Bandit. Full Panel with Hem on the Top Bender and can be used with any Manufacturers panel. Proudly Designed and Manufactured in the US

base and ridge bender

The Base and Ridge Bender

A combination tool used for bending stone coated steel to control water from blowing into the roofing system. The ridge bender is used anywhere there’s a short course in the field, head wall and ridge. The base bender bends stone coated steel panels at the rakes, side walls, hips and valley to control water from moving sideways into the roof. The Base and Ridge Bender was added to complement the Stone Coat Cutter. It can be used with any Manufacturers panel and is proudly designed and manufactured in the USA.

Specifications:

  • Maximum Ridge Bend:  55 inches
  • Ideal For:  Stone-coated shingle and shake style steel panels

*** Please indicate for a Valley or a Gable and Panel Profile ***
when Ordering a Swenson Shear !

Click here to view Most Commonly Used Metal Roofing Profiles

Soffit Siding Shear – M20

Soffit Siding Shear  M20

The Soffit and Siding Shear is the premier tabletop shear ideal for cutting siding, metal shingles or soffit. The 20  blade delivers a clean cut by eliminating burred edges and flying metal.

 

Specifications:

  • Premier table top shear
  • Ideal for: light -gauge soffits metal shingles, siding,
  • Different bladesets needed for each profile.
  • Features an interchangeable blade to accommodate a variety of manufactures' panel profiles
  • Weight: 55 lbs
  • Max gauge: 24 gauge
  • Cut length capacity: 20 inch

 

Straight Cut Shear – M42

Straight Cut Shear  M42

Swenson Shear's Straight cut Shear is ideal for cutting exposed fastener panels at 90 degrees and can achieve up to a 2/12 gable with the same set of blades. This shear is user-friendly, lightweight and includes one custom blade set for the profile of your choice. Ordering this shear is as easy as letting us know who you buy your metal from and what panel profile(s) you offer. Are you doing more than one panel profile? No problem, this shear features interchangeable blades to accommodate more than one panel profile. Simply order the blade sets that will accommodate your multiple panel profiles.

With the Straight cut shear you can count on a clean cut on your metal roof panel every time

  • Eliminates burred edges and flying metal on your metal roof panel or sheet metal.
  • Makes cutting exposed fastener panels easy.
  • Ideal for shearing heavy gauge exposed-fastener panels.
  • Able to shear straight at 90 degrees and up to a 2/12 gable.
  • Weight: 100 lbs
  • Max gauge: 24 gauge
  • Cut length capacity: 42 inch

 

shingle and shake shear

The Heavy Duty Pivot Shear is user-friendly and guarantees a clean cut every time by eliminating burred edges and flying metal. Our shear was designed and manufactured in the USA and aims to make cutting exposed fastener panel as easy as possible. Straight Blade: Will shear straight at 90* and up to 2/12 gable 4/12 Gable Blade: Achieve between 3/12 – 5/12 gable 7/12 Gable Blade: Achieve between 6/12 – 8/12 gable

The shear comes with one custom blade set of your choice. Each blade set is custom made to accommodate a specific profile and pitch however, the gable blades can be cheated 1/12 up or down from the blade set ordered. The base of the shear is built to accommodate these custom made interchangeable blades. In order to achieve an angled cut or accommodate multiple panel profiles, additional blade sets are required.

 

 

Specifications
Common Blades Capabilities
Straight Blade Will shear straight at 90 deg and do up to a 2/12 gable
4/12 Gable Blade: Achieve between a 3/12-5/12 gable   
7/12 Gable Blade: Achieve between a 6/12-8/12 gable
Specifications : Used for Straight Cuts and Gable Cuts
Panel Sizes: Can shear exposed fastener panel up to 48 inch in width
Recommended Panel Thickness: 24 Gauge
Ideal For: Straight cuts and gable angles
Interchangeable Blade Sets: The blade sets can be changed to accommodate any manufacturers panel profile.
Blades: Blades are custom made to match the exposed fastener panel profile needed. Separate blades will be needed for each panel profile or to achieve various angle cuts.
Cuts Achievable: Can cut straight at 90 degree and up to a 8/12 gable with additional blade sets.
Switching Blades: Switching between blade sets takes only a few minutes. All that is needed is 3/16 inch Allen Wrench and 1/2 inch wrench.
Lifetime of Blades: Blades have been shown to last for thousands of cuts with proper care.

*** Please indicate for a Valley or a Gable and Panel Profile ***
when Ordering a Swenson Shear !

Click here to view Most Commonly Used Metal Roofing Profiles

shingle and shake shear

Hip / Valley Roofing Shear

The Hip and Valley Roofing is the optimal shear for cutting your hips and valleys up to 64 inch wide. It eliminates burred edges and flying metal. It was designed and manufactured in the USA and aims to make cutting exposed fastener panel as easy as possible. This tool is ideal for shearing heavy gauge exposed-fastener panels, with the ability to shear straight at 90 degrees and up to a 9/12 valley. The shear is transportable and weighs 160lbs.

The Shear comes with one custom blade set of your choice. Each blade set is custom made to accommodate a specific profile and pitch. The base of the shear is built to accommodate these custom made interchangeable blades. When needing to cut a different profile, additional blade sets are available.

Specifications
Blade Information Capabilities
Straight Blade: Will shear straight at 90 degree and do up to a 2/12 gable
Valley Blades: A separate blade set will be needed for each valley angle
Ideal For: Valley angles
Interchangeable Blade Sets: The blade sets can be changed to accommodate any manufacturers panel profile. 
Separate blades will be needed for each panel profile or to achieve various valley angles.
Max Cut Width: Can shear exposed fastener panel up to 64 inch in width
Recommended Panel Thickness: 24 gauge
Blades: Each shear comes with one set of blades attached to the shear. Blades are custom made to match the exposed fastener panel profile needed.
Cuts Achievable: Can cut straight at 90 degree and up to a 9/12 valley with additional blade sets.
Switching Blades: Switching between blade sets takes only a few minute. All that is needed is 3/16 inch Allen Wrench and 1/2 inch wrench
Lifetime of Blades: Blades have been shown to last for thousands of cuts with proper care.

*** Please indicate for a Valley or a Gable and Panel Profile ***
when Ordering a Swenson Shear !

Click here to view Most Commonly Used Metal Roofing Profiles

Click here to view Most Commonly Used Metal Roofing Profiles

*** Please indicate for a Valley or a Gable and Panel Profile ***
when Ordering a Swenson Shear !
These are samples only - please indicate what profile your cutting
we can make ANY metal profile 

M48 Blades:

  • Straight Blade will shear straight at 90 deg and up to a 2/12 gable
  • 4/12 Gable Blade achieves between a 3/12-5/12 gable
  • 7/12 Gable Blade achieves between a 6/12-8/12 gable

M64 Blades

  • Straight Blade will shear straight at 90 deg and up to a 2/12 gable
  • 4/12 Gable Blade achieves between a 3/12-5/12 gable
  • 7/12 Gable Blade achieves between a 6/12-8/12 gable
  • Valley Blades: Being that valleys are exposed, a separate blade will be needed for each valley angle
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SSC
STONE COAT CUTTER
STONE COAT CUTTER FOR STONE COATED METAL SHAKE AND SHINGLE TO 14 GAUGE STAINLESS FLAT SHEET
Mfg. item #: SSC
SWESSC
FREE motor freight to commercial address or terminal pickup in lower 48 states. Residential or Export Orders call 800-458-3687.11
$974.00

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MODEL20
20 SOFIT & SIDING SHEAR
Mfg. item #: MODEL20
SWEMODEL20
FREE motor freight to commercial address or terminal pickup in lower 48 states. Residential or Export Orders call 800-458-3687.11
$792.00

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MODEL42
42 STRAIGHT CUT SHEAR (EXPOSED FASTENER STRAIGHT CUTS)
Mfg. item #: MODEL42
SWEMODEL42
FREE motor freight to commercial address or terminal pickup in lower 48 states. Residential or Export Orders call 800-458-3687.11
$1,154.00

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HDPS
M48 - HEAVY DUTY PIVOT SHEAR
HEAVY DUTY PIVOT SHEAR FOR STRAIGHT AND GABLE ANGLES *INCLUDES AN INTERCHANGEABLE BLADESET OF YOUR CHOICE
Mfg. item #: HDPS
SWEHDPS
FREE motor freight to commercial address or terminal pickup in lower 48 states. Residential or Export Orders call 800-458-3687.11
$1,274.00

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HVRS
M64 - HIP/VALLEY ROOFING SHEAR
HIP/VALLEY ROOFING SHEAR FOR STRAIGHT, GABLE, AND VALLEY ANGLES *INCLUDES AN INTERCHANGEABLE BLADESET OF YOUR CHOICE
Mfg. item #: HVRS
SWEHVRS
FREE motor freight to commercial address or terminal pickup in lower 48 states. Residential or Export Orders call 800-458-3687.11
$1,739.00

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BLHD
BLADESET FOR HD SHEAR MODEL 48
ADDITIONAL BLADESET FOR HEAVY DUTY PIVOT SHEAR (NEED SIDING PROFILE)
Mfg. item #: BLHD
SWEBLHD
Call for freight quote on this item or we will confirm freight charges before shipping.1
$349.00

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BLHV
BLADESET FOR HV SHEAR FOR MODEL 60
ADDITIONAL BLADESET FOR HIP/VALLEY ROOFING SHEAR (NEED SIDING PROFILE)
Mfg. item #: BLHV
SWEBLHV
Call for freight quote on this item or we will confirm freight charges before shipping.1
$349.00

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JIG
JIG KIT - ATTACHES TO SHEAR FRAME TO ASSIST IN KEEPING PANEL
Mfg. item #: JIG
SWEJIG
Call for freight quote on this item or we will confirm freight charges before shipping.1
$125.00

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