Crile Straight Forceps are specially designed hemostat forceps, which use the entire length of the jaw as a working surface. They are commonly used in hospitals, medical centres & surgery centres. High quality stainless steel makes it easy to sterilize after use. Transverse interdigitating striations which are unique to this style of forceps – horizontal, interlocking, serrated grooves that run the full length of the jaw’s curved clamping surface. The full length of the instrument’s jaw is a working surface. Enjoy hands free compression and vary the amounts of pressure with the ratchet lock locking clamp. Finger rings, similar to those at the end of scissors, make fine manipulation easier with gloved hands. 14 cm length, including approximately a 3 cm straight jaw.