Designed to trim away excess hoof wall. The nipper head is smaller in design with a finer cutting edge than the regular 14 nipper. Farriers working on running and performance horses find this nipper works best. Drop forged from chrome vanadium steel. Cutting edge double beveled to eliminate nicking and bending. Aligned and sharpened by hand for accurate trimming and longer blade life. 14 handles. 2 ? wide x 1 deep head.