Hand-powered tool that enables spreading, cutting and squeezing.

Standard supplied with:

  • i-Bolt technology
  • 360° rotatable pump handle
  • 360° rotatable carrying handle
  • Fold flat pump and carrying handles
Basic specifications
modelHCT 5111 ST
max. working pressure720 / 72 (bar/Mpa)10443 psi
max. spreading force1350 / 137.7 (kN/t)303492 lbf
min. spreading force (EN 13204)48 / 4.9 (kN/t)10791 lbf
spreading distance281 mm11.1 in
max. cutting opening196 mm7.7 in
max. squeezing force44 / 4.5 (kN/t)9892 lbf
theoretical cutting force268 / 27.3 (kN/t)60249 lbf
General specifications
operator typehand
Dimensions, weight and temperature
weight, ready for use8.7 kg19.2 lb
dimensions (AxBxC)529 x 215 x 145 mm20.8 x 8.5 x 5.7 in
EN 13204 classificationBK48/281-E-8.7
NFPA 1936, cutting capacityA5 B5 C5 D6 E4 F3
EN 13204, cutting capacity1E 2E 3E 4E 5E
NFPA 1936, HSF52 / 5.3 (kN/t)11690 lbf
NFPA 1936, LSF40 / 4.1 (kN/t)8992 lbf
Cutting performance
round bar (S235 acc. to EN 13204)24 mm0.9 in

Extremely compact & ultra-lightweight

  • Easy to add to your existing kit
  • Easy to carry, transport and store
  • Suitable for airborne operations
  • Carrying handle and pump handle 90° foldable for extra compactness


  • Suitable for both cutting and spreading
  • Suitable for dive operations / under water use
  • Suitable for a variety of applications, ranging from forcible entry to extrication of persons trapped

Integrated 2-stage hand pump

  • For low noise operations
  • Self-contained for optimal freedom of movement
  • Rapid deployment
  • Easy operation: Simply fold out the pump handle and start pumping

Optimal performance to weight ratio

  • Extremely high spreading force compared to size and weight
  • High cutting force compared to size and weight

360° rotatable carbon fibre pump handle

  • Can be locked in 22 positions
  • For use of the tool in almost any position

360° rotatable aluminium carrying handle

  • Continuous swivel with 11 locking positions
  • For use of the tool in almost any position

Non-slip selection ring

  • Easy, intuitive selection of spreading or cutting
  • Offers good grip

Equipped with i-Bolt

  • Flat central bolt construction for better access to narrow spaces
  • Squeezes the blades together directly, which results in less blade separation and a better cutting performance