The Professional Mark of Excellence
U.S. Patent # 5,813,417
a Shear Revolution!
back to 200 B.C., the high tech craft of creating shears was
among the highest valued trades. Shears were considered works
of art, and were known to be so elaborate that many pairs
of bronze shears were inlaid with colored metals depicting
Greco-Roman figures. Early Egyptian aristocracy possessed
the finest in decorative and high quality craftsmanship shears.
to royalty in England and Spain became famous for the “high
tech” instrument. The first pair of modern cast-steel
shears was made in England in 1761. Few instruments have lasted
this long without a change in basic design.
season Rudolph International, Inc. honors the history of this unique
instrument by launching a revolutionary new design in shears.
“The first ever
re-design of shears in over 300 years has us excited and enthusiastic
about how this newly designed instrument will aid hairstylists worldwide
in perfecting their craft.” Announced Jim Rudolph, President
of Rudolph International, Inc.
Rudolph Shears are lightweight
and designed ergonomically to relieve tension and strain on the
hand, wrist, and arm, thereby reducing chances of developing Carpal
As defined by Merriam-Webster's®
Collegiate Dictionary online: er·go·nom·ics:
“Etymology: erg- + -nomics (as in economics) : an applied
science concerned with designing and arranging things people use
so that the people and things interact most efficiently and safely.
Called also human engineering.”
The beautiful Chrome
finish enhances the high degree of craftsmanship Rudolph is renown
for. Rudolph shears are engineered with a unique Push Pin locking
device and Extra Spring to secure them in the closed position when
not in use. Additionally, Rudolph Shears are made of 56 Rockwell
Stainless Steel, known to be the ideal strength for perfect sharpening.
Included with each pair of Rudolph Shears is a screw in finger-rest
and blade cleaner. Each pair of shears may be easily disassembled
allowing the spring to be replaced when required. And, as always
all Rudolph Shears are Ambidextrous and come with an Unconditional