June 8th, 2016

Raw audio of metal scissors cutting through air.

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"Scissors, A.wav" by InspectorJ (www.jshaw.co.uk) of Freesound.org

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The sound was recorded using a "H1 Zoom recorder" on 12th April 2016.

Note: Audio quality is always better when downloaded.


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    temporaluser213 8 months, 1 week ago

    Really great!

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    lildanggun 9 months ago

    Hi! I'm a homeroom teacher at an English kindergarten in Busan, South Korea. I'm using this for my class' musical performance. We're performing The Shoemaker and the Elves. They're 5 years old. Gonna be mad cute. Thank you so much!

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