Loppers are a cutting tool which are specially designed for pruning trees. Wikipedia definition of loppers is as follows “loppers are a type of scissors used for pruning twigs and small branches, like secateurs with very long handles. Pruning and trimming jobs are easier when you have the best loppers. Loppers have three main uses. First, these tools are used to prune small branches and twigs in a similar way like secateurs, but loppers are more powerful. Second, they can be used to prune branches and twigs of diameters up to 100mm (4in). The third use of loppers is prune either live or dead branches.
If you feel that it is the time to prune a few branches in your trees because they have grown more an inch diameter naturally you will think about a few gardening tools. One of the tools is pruning shears. But they are not designed to tackle thick libs. Another gardening tool is gas or electric-powered pruning saws.
Except when you have dozens of trees to trim every year, buying of those would be expensive and costly. In this case, a better act of choosing or selecting would be a pair of good loppers, as they can cut limbs up to 2-inches in diameter with ease. But how do you pick the best loppers for your money?