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Klein Tools, Inc.

450 Bond St., Lincolnshire, IL, 60069, US

  • 847-821-5500
  • 800-553-4676

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Tina Bush
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Phone: 847-821-3318
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Klein Tools, Inc.

Test & Measuring Instruments

Dual Laser IR Thermometer is rugged and portable.

September 18, 2014

With dual laser targeting, IR2000A measures temperature, from -76 to +1022°F, of circular area between 2 points. This gun is protected against drops from up to 6.6 ft and incorporates backlit display and work light. Other features include 12:1 distance-to-spot ratio, auto temperature scan, °F/°C readings, K-type thermocouple with -83.2 to +2552°F range, and several sampling modes. High/low alarms are also provided, and gun automatically powers off after 60 sec of non-use.
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Lubricants

Foam Wire Pulling Lubricant has drip-free, non-staining formula.

September 8, 2014

Offering alternative to gel or wax lubricants, Foam Wire Pulling Lubricant (Cat No. 51100) is applied by user directly into conduit and then fills conduit and coats wires as they are pulled through. Formula stays where applied and won’t drip out even if it is used in vertical conduit. Supplied in 19 oz can, product wipes away clean and will not leave stains on hands, clothing, or carpet.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multifunctional Cable Tester serves voice/data/video projects.

July 28, 2014

While able to test continuity on voice (RJ11/12), data (RJ45), and video (F-connector) connections, Scout® Pro 2 Series also locates cable runs with location ID remotes, supports multiple tones to decipher wires, and can measure cable length to fault, on reel, or in box. LT models can measure cable length in feet or meters, and all models work with Test-n-Map™ remotes, which test, map, and identify location in one step. Read More

Portable Tools, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Screwdriver and Awl are available in demolition-grade versions.

July 22, 2014

Engineered, manufactured, and tested for prying, chiseling, and punching, demolition versions of No. 2 Phillips (SKU 603-4DD) screwdriver and Punch-Scratch Awl (SKU 650-DD) feature plated metal strike cap that protects handle from hammer blows. These U.S.-manufactured hand tools, designed for durability and reliability, also feature Cushion-Grip handle that simultaneously promotes torque and operator comfort. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Lead Set withstands temperature extremes.

June 25, 2014

Universal Premium Silicone Test Lead Set (Catalog No. 69416) includes one pair of test leads and removable CAT III / CAT IV caps. While silicone-insulated test leads withstand temperatures from -4 to +131°F, strain reliefs promote durability and toughness. Other features include built-in wear indicator on probe wires, banana-type inputs compatible with most multimeters and clamp meters, as well as leads that work with and fit lead storage compartments on Klein meters. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Electrician's Tools increase safety via 3-part insulation.

April 11, 2014

Comprised of New England style side cutters, diagonal cutters, long-nose pliers, cable cutters, pump pliers, and wire strippers, Electrician’s Insulated Tools are marked with 1,000 V symbol that indicates testing to 10,000 V. Injection-molded grips feature 3-part insulation; white underlayer acts as continuous sleeve around steel handle and serves as warning sign if insulation is compromised. Multi-color design features small thumb guards to facilitate handling and storage in tool belt. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Long-Nose Pliers offer wire stripping function.

March 21, 2014

Built of forged steel with induction-hardened cutting knives, All-Purpose Pliers can strip, cut, and loop 8-16 AWG solid and 10-18 AWG stranded wire. Hot-riveted joint ensures smooth action and no handle wobble. Spring-loaded for self-opening action, tool also features screw shearing holes and dual-material Journeyman™ handles for firm, comfortable grip. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Cable Testers utilize TDR technology.

March 6, 2014

Made for testing coaxial, network, or telephone cables, Commander™ Series enables professionals to determine status of each wire in data, PoE, or communications/video system. Testers can verify shielding and identify wire faults including miswire, open, short, split-pair, and reverse pair. Using Time Domain Reflectometry technology, units can measure cable length and distance to fault. Users can detect, identify, and test Power over Ethernet as well as perform active network testing. Read More

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