GrooveLock™ Pliers

Product Overview

IRWIN VISE-GRIP GrooveLock V-Jaw Pliers adjust 2X faster than traditional groove joint pliers with an innovative Press-n-Slide button that makes getting a secure grip easier. The Multi-Groove Ratcheting System has twice the groove positions than any other tongue-and-groove joint pliers, providing precise positioning of right angle teeth to grip almost any type of surface in any direction. These water pump pliers feature anti-pinch, non-slip ProTouch grips for improved control and comfort. Backed by the IRWIN VISE-GRIP Lifetime Guarantee.

Additional Features

  • Right angle teeth grip in all directions for maximum bite.
  • Metal Injection Molding (MIM) process for precision parts delivers strength and exceptional performance.
  • Now available with straight, smooth, and v-shaped jaws.
  • Backed by the IRWIN VISE-GRIP Lifetime Guarantee.



  • Full Lifetime Warranty

We’re confident of the quality of our products, and we’ll repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship within the specified warranty.


We take extensive measures to ensure all our products are made to the very highest standards but on the rare occasion that you need our help & support, we've got you covered. Just get in touch.



  • 2X Faster vs. traditional groove joint pliers