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Platinum Tools

806 Calle Plano, Camarillo, CA, 93012, US

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Portable Tools

Multi-Bit Screwdriver Kit ensures right tool is always available.

September 9, 2014

Designed for security and traditional application professionals, 22-in-1 Security Screwdriver Kit (p/n 19105) features 11 double-ended shaft-style bits, which include multiple sizes of security Torx®, hex, and Robertson, along with spanners and tri-wings. Standard slotted and Phillips bits are also included, and shaft design can reach screws recessed up to 5 in. deep. To facilitate operation, handle has non-slip, comfort grip. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cable Test Kit measures length and identifies link status.

September 2, 2014

Featuring full color graphical display, Cable Prowler™ Pro Test Kit provides full cable testing, displaying wire map, numbered ID remotes, and determining faults. Tester also measures cable length, generates tone levels, and identifies network drops, link capability, and current link status. Users can save results as well as export to computer via micro USB cable for record keeping and printing. For security and powered networking applications, Cable Prowler detects presence of PoE. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Cable Termination Tool exceeds 10-Gig performance standard.

August 25, 2014

Combining 2 crimpers into single tool for 2-step crimping, Tele-Titan™ Xg 2.0 terminates to industry-specified crimp heights while achieving straight action crimp with minimal hand force. Tool features S45C carbon steel frame with rust-resistant black oxide finish and gun-style lock for secure closure. Suitable for use with Cat6E, Cat6A, Cat7, and over-sized Cat5e/6 industrial Ethernet cables, Tele-Titan™ Xg 2.0 handles max cable OD of 0.335 in. and max conductor OD of 0.053 in. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper features built-in cutter.

August 14, 2014

Made from high grade polymers and carbon steels, Maxim 6 features stripping range of 24–10 AWG and cutting range of 30–10 AWG. Autoform laminated stripping jaws form around radius of cable to prevent damage to inner conductor, while built-in wire stop measures strip length. Suitable for round, oval, and flat wire cable, tool has ergonomic handle designed to minimize fatigue. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ergonomic Crimping Tool offers smooth ratcheted crimp cycle.

July 24, 2014

Able to crimp insulated terminals to 10 AWG and non-insulated terminal to 8 AWG, 9-Inch Ergo Crimp Tool (p/n 16500) has straight plate lower jaw assembly that eliminates critical structural stress points. Tool accepts crimp die sets from other tools, and various crimp dies are available for CATV F,BNC, TNC, SMB, SMA, and N series coaxial connectors. While adjustable cam allows for precision ratchet adjustment, reduced handle grip distance promotes extended use.
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Portable Tools

Multii-Bit Screwdrivers combine ergonomics and versatility.

July 17, 2014

Ergonomic design with high-impact plastic core and cushion grip handle allow PRO 6-in-1 Screwdrivers 19002C and 19003C to be used for extended periods without causing hand fatigue or stress. Multiple bits are included to accommodate needs of various applications. While 19002C bit load includes Phillips (1, 2), Slotted (3/16, 7/32 in.), and Nut Drivers (¼, 5/16 in.), 19003C bit loads include Security Torx® (T15, T20, T25, T30) and Nut Drivers (¼, 5/16 in.). Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools

Compact Cable Cutter combines ergonomics and capacity.

July 9, 2014

Designed for single-handed operation, ratcheted 500 MCM Cable Cutter (p/n 10569) cuts stranded, flexible copper, and aluminum cable up to 500 MCM (240mm²). Ergonomic, non-slip comfort grip handles facilitate cutting of larger cables, while precision ground fixed and moving cutting blades promote performance. Able to work in tight spaces, tool features locking latch for safe storage, quick blade release system in any position, and heat treated, high carbon tool steel cutting blades. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cable Test Kit tests and reports in full color.

July 7, 2014

Suitable for any category network, coax, or telephone cable, Cable Prowler™ Pro Test Kit combines functions of cable tester and length measurement tester using TDR technology, with capability to identify link status, link capability, and PoE detection. System displays wire map, numbered ID remotes, and any faults, including shorts, opens, miswires, split pairs, and reverses. In addition to internal memory for saving results, kit offers ability to export to computer via micro USB cable. Read More

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