Cable & Wire Tools

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

Benchtop Stripping Machine requires no electricity.

April 20, 2016

Featuring fully pneumatic operation, UniStrip 2050 strips multi-conductor cables from 0.16–0.59 in. in diameter and wires from 10–2/0 AWG. Stripping length is adjusted by manually sliding cable stop forward or backward. After cable is inserted, stripping is activated via foot pedal. Machine includes 3 blade sets with 4 different radius blade sizes per set for total of 12 different blade sizes. Seven wire guide sizes are included to handle complete application range. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Ergonomic Cable and Bolt Cutters operate using 10.8 V battery.

April 8, 2016

Performing cuts in <8 sec, micro cable and bolt cutters feature 350° rotating blade heads, auto-retract blade, and LED light. Ergonomics reduce injuries from extended use while improving cut quality. While ES32ML has capacity to cut 600 MCM copper and 750 MCM aluminum cable, ES32FML cuts 1 ¼ in. fine stranded copper cable. Along with threaded rod, rebar, steel rod, guy wire, and wire mesh cable tray, BS12ML cuts bolts up to ½ in. Gator Eye® technology, also included, facilitates maintenance. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Side-Cutting Pliers also incorporate wire stripper/crimper.

March 30, 2016

In addition to cutting and stripping 10&ndash;12 AWG solid and 12&ndash;14 AWG stranded wire, 9 in. Journeyman&trade; (Cat No. J2139NECRN) crimps non-insulated connectors, lugs, and terminals. High-leverage design with crimping die positioned behind hinge promotes cutting and gripping power, and cross-hatched knurled jaws are optimized for gripping. Along with induction-hardened cutting knives, features include tool steel construction with hot-riveted joint and dual-material Journeyman handle. Read More

Portable Tools

Lineman's Pliers are designed for ergonomics and efficacy.

March 7, 2016

Sized to fit in tool belt or box, 6 in. (p/n 12206C) and 8.5 in. (p/n 12201C) Lineman&#39;s Pliers facilitate gripping, twisting, bending, and cutting of wire and cable. Both feature 2-tone (TPR) molded comfort grip handle as well as 6140CrV drop forged carbon alloy steel body with hardness level of 45 ±3 and blade hardness of 58-61. While both models also feature polished finish, 6 in. version is suited for work in tight areas.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Quickly Cut Through a Variety of Materials with Eraser's Wire and Cable Cutters

January 27, 2016

Models HC10, FC10 and HCA20 Wire and Cable Cutters from The Eraser Company can quickly cut many types and sizes of wire and cable. The HC10 is hand operated by use of a lever, while the FC10 utilizes a foot pedal to cut material.  Both models can cut material up to 1" OD, depending on material construction.  An optional conversion kit is available to change an HC10 to an FC10.  Using the... Read More

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

Schleuniger, Inc. to Exhibit Wire Processing Solutions at EPTECH Electronics Trade Shows

January 27, 2016

Machines To Be Demonstrated Include the CoaxStrip 5200, RotaryStrip 2400 and More Schleuniger, Inc., a leading international manufacturer of high-precision wire processing machines, will exhibit the latest in wire processing solutions at the EPTECH series of professional electronics shows across Canada. Schleuniger will be at EPTECH Montreal / Pointe-Claire on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Wire Processing Equipment foster productivity via flexibility.

November 27, 2015

Due to quick change transport unit for belts, rollers, and shortmode, EcoStrip 9380 cut and strip machine delivers flexible capabilities. It works with diverse accessories, has color touchscreen UI, and can be integrated into networks. UniCrimp 100 benchtop crimping press, delivering up to 2 tons of force, has safety guards that can be completely opened and handles wires up to 10 AWG. ShieldCut 8100 safely cuts and removes braided shield layer from shielded cables. Read More

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

Multi-Material Cutter offers programmable operation.

November 27, 2015

Featuring fully electric design, Model MMC71 is capable of cutting flat material up to 3.3 in. wide, tubing up to 3/16 in. OD, and wire up to 14 AWG stranded or 16 AWG solid. Programmable machine offers 10 fixed feed rates, 10 fixed cut rates, and storage for up to 99 batches and 10 kits, depending on available memory. Material guides are adjustable for each application. Typical applications include heat shrink tubing, silicone tubing, tapes, foils, and ribbon cable. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

American Electrical Publishes New Video About CrimpKit - A Sturdy Metallic Case with All the Tools and Ferrule Assortment to Prepare Wires

October 21, 2015

Tom McCormick, President and CEO of American Electrical, Inc. explains the contents of the CrimpKit - a sturdy metallic case with all the tools and ferrule assortment to prepare wires.  The CrimpKit comes with a wire stripper and cutter, a ratcheted ferrule crimping tool and an assortment of ferrules for 24-10 AWG wires. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

All-Purpose Pliers include crimper.

October 20, 2015

Combining functions of wire stripper, long-nose pliers, and crimper in one tool, All-Purpose Pliers with Crimper (Cat. No. J207-8CR) can cut and strip 10&ndash;18 AWG solid and 12&ndash;20 AWG stranded wire. Tool can also grab and loop wire as well as crimp non-insulated connectors, lugs, and terminals. Made of forged steel for durability, pliers have induction-hardened cutting knives, hot-riveted joint for smooth action with no handle wobble, and dual-material Journeyman&trade; handles for firm grip. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper handles large, insulated cables.

September 29, 2015

Used on cables with cross sections that range from 14&ndash;8 AWG, stripax® ULtimate XL (Part No. 1512780000) strips wires that have tough, halogen-free insulation as well as cables with PUR sheathing materials and diameters up to 7.2 mm. Blades enable quick, clean, and precise stripping via automatic, self-adjusting action, and lower jaw adjusts via setscrew to provide precise, symmetrical stripping without impact to cable shape. Adjustable grip and 3-stage partial strip option are standard. Read More

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

Multi-Material Cutter cuts tubing, tape, wire, and cable.

September 21, 2015

Featuring fully electric design, Model MMC71 is capable of cutting wide range of materials, including flat material up to 3.3 in. wide, tubing up to 3/16 in. OD, and wire up to 14 AWG stranded or 16 AWG solid. Programmable unit offers 10 fixed feed rates, 10 fixed cut rates, and storage for up to 99 batches and 10 kits. Material guides are adjustable for each application, and additional guide kits are available to allow multiple pieces of same material to be cut simultaneously. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

EC&M Magazine Announces Klein® Tools Wins 2015 Product of the Year

August 27, 2015

Klein Tools’ All-Purpose Pliers Receives Accolades for Multi-Functional Design Lincolnshire, IL – Klein Tools (http://www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, was awarded the 2015 Product of the Year award for its All-Purpose Pliers (Cat. No. J206-8C) by Electrical, Construction Maintenance Magazine. This product combines the functions of... Read More

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

VPI Now Offering a Cutter & Stripper Tool for CAT5e Super Flat Shielded Cables

August 25, 2015

Aurora, OH: Video Products Inc today announced the addition of a Cutter & Stripper Tool for CAT5E Super Flat Shielded Cables to its popular line of network tools. The Cutter & Stripper Tool is ideal for cutting and removing jackets from VPI's CAT5e super flat shielded bulk cables. The STRIPPER-CAT-FLAT is a combo tool that can cut and strip cable jackets from VPI’s CAT5e super flat... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Chemical Stripping Pots Remove Insulation from Magnet and Enamel Wire, Including Litz Wire

July 9, 2015

The DSP Series Chemical Wire Strippers from The Eraser Company can remove the insulation from magnet and enamel wire, including litz wire, without damage to the wire. DSP Pots are designed specifically for use with Dip Strip.  Dip Strip starts as a solid crystal form and melts to a liquid when heated.  Wires are immersed in the chemical, which will bubble slightly as the insulation is... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Termination Kit provides electricians with all necessary tools.

June 25, 2015

Offered as one complete, turnkey field kit (Part No. 90173), EZ-RJPRO&trade; Termination Pod provides professional installers everything needed for consistent, repeatable terminations as well as tools and connectors for working with Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat3. Kit includes EZ-RJPRO HD Crimp Tool, Cat5e/6 Cable Jacket Stripper, Electrician&rsquo;s Scissors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat5e connectors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat6 connectors, and 50 EZ-RJ12/11 connectors. Read More

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

Strip Round, Rectangular and Square Magnet Wire with Eraser's D Series

June 10, 2015

The D Series Wire Strippers from The Eraser Company cover many applications for stripping magnet, enamel and film insulated wire.  These machines use high speed rotating stripping wheels to remove the insulation from round, rectangular and square wires. The D1 Twin Wheel Stripper is the standard bench unit in the series and features a length stop to ensure consistent strip lengths.  The DV1... Read More

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

Precision Blade Strippers Provide a Clean Strip on Jacketed Material

May 6, 2015

The LS Series Wire and Cable Strippers from The Eraser Company can provide a clean strip on a variety of jacketed material types and sizes. The LS10 is hand operated and uses standard clamps.  This machine can strip material with an outer diameter up to 1.25". To operate, simply place the material in the unit and with one pull of the handle, the blades will close, sever the insulation, and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

An Industry Tradition: IDEAL T-Strippers® Wire Strippers

February 25, 2015

SYCAMORE, IL -- IDEAL first introduced its iconic T-Stripper® wire strippers back in 1957, selling more than 10,000 pairs the very first day they were available. Since then, T-Strippers have became an indispensable tool that apprentice electricians use on their first day on the job... and continue to use until they retire as Master Electricians. The original T-Strippers were created by an... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Schleuniger, Inc. to Debut New Cut and Strip Machine at Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo

February 20, 2015

Schleuniger, Inc., a leading international manufacturer of high-precision wire processing machines, will be among the over 145 world-class suppliers and service companies to exhibit at the 2015 Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo. Now in its 15th year, this exclusive showcase for the wire and cable processing industry will be held May 13 – 14, 2015 at The Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee,... Read More