Crimping Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

TaskMaster 3-in-1 Tool with 360 punch head.

November 13, 2016

Ability to cut, crimp and punch with this single tool, TaskMaster® 3-in-1 is battery powered. Rotating the punch head 360° on two axes to punch ½” to 4” holes in steel makes it useful even for space restrained applications.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Micro-Crimping Tool performs 150,000 crimps in service life.

October 20, 2016

Powered by 10.8 V Li-ion battery, Sta-Kon® BAT22-6NV2 features one-button operation for controlling all tooling functions and electronic control with lock functions that monitors complete closing of dies. Electromechanical tool also offers automatic retraction when operation is complete and manual retraction when needed. Multifunction LED displays provide workplace illumination, maintenance display, and data transfer. Key ring is included for use with tool balancer and to secure tool in field. Read More

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

Battery-Powered Hydraulic Tools offer extended runtime, comfort.

October 19, 2016

Powered by Makita® battery platform, hydraulic tools include 6, 12, and 15 ton crimping tools as well as cable and bolt cutters and 10K PSI pump with removable heads. Bluetooth® technology lets electricians wirelessly manage their tools, access tool history, monitor service timelines, and customize tool operation. While each crimper uses pressure sensor to ensure correct force application, select tools are equipped with Auto Retraction Stop (ARS)/Retraction Stop Repeat (RSR) features. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Crimping Tools feature self-adjusting design.

October 17, 2016

Available in square and hexagonal crimp styles, Self-Adjusting Crimping Tools are designed for crimping ferrules and wire end sleeves. Tools feature ergonomically shaped handles with hardness and surface textures for comfortable frequent use, non-slip grip pad for applying pressure against surface, and ratchet action to ensure crimps are completed according to specification. Adjustable to wires sizes from 26 AWG to 8 AWG, tools are designed for insulated and non-insulated ferrules. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Crimping Tool crimps 8 AWG - 1/0 AWG copper wire.

May 13, 2016

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Side-Cutting Pliers also incorporate wire stripper/crimper.

March 30, 2016

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Portable Tools

Wire Management Products come in diverse configurations.

March 4, 2016

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

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, Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

American Electrical Publishes New Video About How to Select and Install a Wire Ferrule

October 22, 2015

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. http://www.americanelectrical.com/wire.html...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

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Klein Tools Wins Four Pro Tool Innovation Awards

October 16, 2015

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

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Hydraulic Crimping Machine features programmable operation.

September 25, 2015

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

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

Benchtop Press delivers 2.2 tons of crimping force.

August 5, 2015

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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Platinum Tools Adds EZ-Datalock(TM) Strain Reliefs to EZ-RJ45 System Solutions

July 23, 2015

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Crimping Tools create stable electrical crimped connections.

May 6, 2015

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Platinum Tools Showcases 10Gig Termination Kit at 2015 ISC West

April 15, 2015

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Turnkey Field Kit helps ensure repeatable terminations.

March 23, 2015

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

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Battery-Powered Cable Tool performs three functions.

October 21, 2014

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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Southwire Launches 42 New Voice-Data-Video Tools

September 9, 2014

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