Felco Model No. 12 - Compact Deluxe are the top-of-the-line Felco secateurs for smaller hands. It features a rotating cutting blade handle which helps prevent or reduce blisters and muscle fatigue that results from prolonged pruning. This pruner is identical to the Felco Model No. 6 but it has a handle similar to the Felco Model No. 7. Smaller cutting head allows for precision pruning closer to the trunk. The Felco Model No. 12 is recommended for heavy and prolonged pruning as well as for small hands.