By ensuring crimping dies match with each rotation of dial, K05-SYNCRO minimizes poor wire connections caused by inaccurate crimping, reducing rework and troubleshooting. Handle design with slip guard creates secure grip throughout crimping process. Die size is indicated using color coding on dies and lug sizer indicator on dial. Dial feature allows for one-handed die change, rotating both dies simultaneously while providing accuracy in matching die set selection. Read More
In addition to cutting and stripping 10–12 AWG solid and 12–14 AWG stranded wire, 9 in. Journeyman™ (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
Offered in various configurations, materials, and wire ranges, ILSCON® terminals feature UL-Certified design. Wire markers, also available, come in several types: slide/snap-on, adhesive pre-printed white vinyl labels, as well as cassettes and kits. Cable ties and mounts have industry-standard design and come in different lengths, tensile strengths, and colors. Without requiring heat source, Cool Seal® contains anaerobic sealing gel that works via oxygen deprivation. Read More
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
Tom McCormick explains how to select and install a wire ferrule. American Electrical offers the widest selection of wire ferrules in North America. By selecting wire size, color and stripping length, a wire ferrule can be installed on a bare wire using one of AEI's ferrule crimping tools.
American Electrical Publishes New Video About CrimpKit - A Sturdy Metallic Case with All the Tools and Ferrule Assortment to Prepare WiresOctober 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.
Tools are recognized for their multi-use functions saving time, money and space Lincolnshire, IL – Klein Tools (http://www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, was presented with four Pro Tool Innovation Awards for products launched this past year. The winning tools include Adjustable Length Screwdriver (Cat. No. 32751), Non-Contact Voltage... Read More
Designed for loose-piece, heavy gauge crimping, CT 65 employs parallel crimping action that delivers up to 16.9 tons for applications up to 750 MCM. Full-cycle mechanism maximizes crimp quality by ensuring dies close completely before they reopen, machine's ergonomic 15° tilt provides optimal viewing angle, and LED light enhances visibility of crimping area. Along with 3 programmable crimping profiles and 30-job memory, features include programmable open, close, and pre-hold positions. Read More
With 2.2 tons of crimping force, UniCrimp 100 can process wires up to 10 AWG. Crimping press accepts industry-standard, mini-style applicators for crimping side- and rear-feed terminals, and optional pneumatic feed unit accommodates pneumatic feed applicators. While applicator access facilitates adjustments and exchanges, optional quick-change applicator base promotes greater efficiency. Capabilities suit diverse applications and production environments. Read More
NEWBURY PARK, Calif. - Platinum Tools® (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation and hand termination of wire and cable, is proud to announce the EZ-DataLock Locking Strain Reliefs are now part of the Platinum Tools' line of EZ-RJ45® network solutions. EZ-DataLock Locking Strain Reliefs are now shipping. ... Read More
Self-adjusting crimping tools include PZ 10 HEX, used for hex-shape crimps, and PZ 10 SQR, used for square-shape crimps. While minimizing required manual or operating force, both tools create stable electrical crimped connections that meet DIN 41641-1 requirements for solderless crimping and exceed pull-out forces stipulated by DIN 46228 1-4 and UL 486 A and B. Tools are suitable for wire-end ferrules, with or without plastic collars, for cross-section range of AWG 26–8. Read More
Complete Field Kit (P/N 90170) Includes 10-Gig Cat6A Shielded Connectors, the Tele-TitanXg Cat6A Crimp Tool, Cable Stripper and External Shielded Crimper; Exceeds 10-Gig Performance Standard for Streaming High Bandwidth Across Cat6E, Cat6A, Cat7 Cable NEWBURY PARK, Calif. — Platinum Tools (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the... Read More
Designed for professional installer, EZ-RJPRO™ Termination Pod provides everything needed for consistent, repeatable terminations. Assortment of tools and connectors is suitable when working with Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat3 as well. Components include: EZ-RJPRO HD Crimp Tool, Cat5e/6 Cable Jacket Stripper, Electrician’s Scissors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat5e connectors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat6 connectors, and 50 EZ-RJ12/11 connectors. Read More
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
Powered by 18 V Advanced Lithium battery, TaskMaster™ includes 3 quick-change heads, allowing users to cut, crimp, and punch with one device. Cable-cutting head cuts copper or aluminum wire, while universal, 4-indent, dieless crimping head ensures precise connections, and hole-punch head makes cable entry holes in electrical boxes. Housed in impact-resistant nylon body featuring built-in LED work light, tool uses on-board diagnostic sensors to ensure fast, full cycles. Read More
New VDV Tools Meet Key Installer Needs and Expand Southwire Tools & Equipment Line CARROLLTON, Ga. -- Southwire will unveil a new line of over 40 voice-data-video (VDV) tools at CEDIA Expo 2014, a showcase for new audio, video, control, networking and lighting products taking place in Denver from Sept. 10-13. The new VDV tools complement Southwire's full line of Low-Voltage cable... Read More
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
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.
Able to crimp insulated terminals to 10 AWG and non-insulated terminals to 8 AWG, 9-Inch Ergo Crimp Tool (p/n 16500) features straight plate lower jaw assembly that eliminates critical structural stress points to prevent breakage under heavy stress. Various crimp dies are available for CATV F,BNC, TNC, SMB, SMA, and N series coaxial connectors, and tool also accepts crimp die sets from other tools. Other features include adjustable cam and smooth ratcheted crimp cycle with safety release. Read More
CAMARILLO, Calif. - Platinum Tools® (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation and hand termination of wire and cable, is proud to announce it will feature the new EZ-RJPRO™ Termination Pod, a complete turnkey field kit (P/N 90173), at InfoComm 2014, June 18-20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, booths C5238 &... Read More