Needle Nose Pliers Reshaping

Reshaped needle nose pliers jaws
Reshaped needle nose pliers jaws

Wrestling with those springs suggested the tips of the needle nose pliers needed attention, so I introduced them to Mr. Grinding Wheel:

That flattened the tips, but the jaws no longer meet flush at their ends. They’ve been reshaped a while ago, so (much though it pains me to admit this) it’s time to deploy the backup pliers…