Nickel plated instruments are of hardned, nickel plated steel. They are corrosion-proof, long lasting and high grade products featuring a highly attractive surface finish. These cuticle nippers will cut even the finest cuticles cleanly and easily. All Cuticle nippers made by Pfeilring have been caringly hand honed and individually tested. Lap Joint Style is when the two halves overlap and are connected with a rivet. Pfeilring Full Jaw Cuticle Nippers Lap Joint, 9.5 cm in size.