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 5117 ST
max. working pressure720 / 72 (bar/Mpa)10443 psi
max. spreading force1350 / 137.7 (kN/t)303492 lbf
min. spreading force (EN 13204)28 / 2.9 (kN/t)6295 lbf
spreading distance431 mm17 in
max. cutting opening352 mm13.9 in
max. squeezing force27 / 2.8 (kN/t)6070 lbf
max. pulling force30 / 3.1 (kN/t)6744 lbf
pulling distance426 mm16.8 in
theoretical cutting force268 / 27.3 (kN/t)60249 lbf
General specifications
operator typehand
Dimensions, weight and temperature
weight, ready for use9.4 kg20.7 lb
dimensions (AxBxC)628 x 220 x 145 mm24.7 x 8.7 x 5.7 in
EN 13204 classificationBK28/431-E-9.4
NFPA 1936, cutting capacityA5 B5 C4 D6 E4 F3
EN 13204, cutting capacity1E 2E 3E 4E 5E
NFPA 1936, HPF27 / 2.8 (kN/t)6070 lbf
NFPA 1936, HSF32 / 3.3 (kN/t)7194 lbf
NFPA 1936, LPF18 / 1.8 (kN/t)4047 lbf
NFPA 1936, LSF25 / 2.5 (kN/t)5620 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

Intregrated 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 distance 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 aluminum 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