Nippers & Thumbcuffs- Page 1
US Handcuffs and Collectibles
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Argentine Wire Nipper
Argus "Iron Claw"
Version 1
Argus "Iron Claw"
Version 2
Argus "Iron Claw"
Version 3
Blakelys (Brass)
Baldwin Chain Nipper
Bean Hook Patent 84
Bianchi Thumbcuff M-510
Chinese Thumbcuff (Steel)
Eisaman & Rome
French Wire
Come Along
French Wire
Come Along
Gale Thumbcuff
Gill Flash Action
Thumbcuff
German Lever Grip
Harvey Chain Nipper
Heid & Roth Grip
HWC Thumbcuff
Argus Jay Pee
"Iron Claw"
La Massenotte Cuff
Come Along
Malcolm Nipper
Maltby Nipper
Pistol Nipper
Phillips (Flat)
Phillips (Round)
Phillips (Round- Thick)
Russian Thumbcuff
Special-K Thumbcuff
Thomas & Smith
Nipper
Tower Chain (Hips)
T-Grip Flat Chain
T-Grip Flat Chain
Tower Lyon (McColl)
Yuil M-05 Thumbcuff
Bean Nipper
Jay-Pee Thumbcuff
Ace Model 1 Thumbcuff
Gill Lion Tamer
Thumbcuff
Figure Eight Come Along
(Maker Unknown)
Blakelys (Steel)
Turner Warrington
Nipper
Clejuso Model 1
Chicago Model 500
Thumbcuff
Clejuso Steel Nipper
SNA French Chain
Nipper
S A French Nipper
Nippers
Thumbcuffs
Phillips / French
Hybrid Nipper
Chain / Wire
Nippers
Hiatt Steel Nipper
Chinese Thumbcuff
(Brass)
Swiss Nipper
Tower Non-Bifurcated
21 Link
Tower Standard
19 Link
Argus "Iron Claw "
Exposed Teeth
Tower Double Trough
Nipper with 2 Piece Handle
Riveted Together
Uneven Handle-
Center Joined
Indonesian Thumbcuff
(1980's)
Gill Lion Tamer
Patented
Jay-Pee Thumbcuff
Fine Tooth
Hiatt Nipper
(Manchester Police)
Chinese Thumbcuff
(Square Tooth)
ROC Thumbcuff
Taiwan
Chinese Thumbcuff
(Fine Tooth)
Ace Thumbcuff Model 2
Pat. Pending
Indonesian Thumbcuff
(S/L)
Fury Thumbcuff
British Thumbcuff
Manila Thumbcuff
Etched
W. Dowler
Nipper
French Thumbcuff
Swiss Bloch
Nipper -1918
Mitymite-Tru Form
H&R Chain Nipper
Unk. Chain Nipper - German?
Ferdinand Hauser
Nipper (Swiss)
Chinese Brass Thumbcuff
Round Tooth-E. Rivet
Hiatt Nipper (Early)
Heid & Roth (P-60)
Moersch Nipper
German Nipper (Unk.)
Tower Lyon (Original)
Shear Nipper 1884
Harrison Nipper 1901
Cederlofs Nipper
Stull & Kennedy Nipper
Manila Thumbcuff
Plain
Unknown Chain Nipper
SA French Chain Nipper
Tower Twister Holder
Unknown Chain Nipper
(Europe ?)
German Chain
Nipper
Bean Hook Patent 83
Gill Lion Tamer
No Teeth
George Cake Thumbcuff-
Patent Pending
Chinese Thumbcuff-Small-
No Teeth
Harvey Chain Nipper-
Patent Applied For
(W.) Scully  Chain Nipper
Unk. Chain Nipper
Split Handle Round-T
Malcolm Nipper
Thin Handle
Heid & Roth (Horse)
Blakelys Nipper
(Large)
Heid & Roth
(Large Frame
Thewlis & Co
Warrington
FIE Thumbcuff
Leader Thumbcuff
Romo Thumbcuff
Unknown Thumbcuff
Valor Thumbcuff
La Massenotte Cuff
Come Along DL
Setzerman Nipper
Unknown British
Nipper
Unknown German
Nipper
Unknown Swiss Nipper
Button Release
Unk. Chain Nipper
(Pinned Chain)
S A French Nipper
Patent March 1, 1892
George Cake Thumbcuff
Aluminum
George Cake Thumbcuff
Stainless
WR Pape Nipper
Alden Nipper
Lightbown Nipper
Moersch Nipper
(Small)
Phillips 1st. Model
(Brass)
M. Thomas Nipper
Powell Nipper
Sure Grip
Unknown French
Nipper
Unknown UK
Nipper
Unk. Swiss Nipper
Reynolds Nipper
Horst Stein Nipper
Hiatt Brass Nipper
Ferdinand Hauser
Nipper-Slot Handle
Tower Chain Nipper
Wide Trough-S. Chain
J. Mercer Nipper -UK
Clejuso Model 6 Nipper
Unknown Nipper
(Tower?)
Field and Son Nipper
Montana-"Round Up"
Nipper
Thewlis & Griffith
Nipper / Handcuff
Montana-"Round Up"
Brass Nipper
Bush "Herkules"
Nipper
Brown Chain Nipper
HWC Thumbcuff
Small Letter
Bean Hook Pat. Appld.