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Klein Tools, Inc.

450 Bond Street, Lincolnshire, IL, 60069, USA

  • 800-553-4676

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Klein Tools, Inc.

Portable Tools

Heavy-Duty Diagonal Cutting Pliers feature hot-riveted joint.

Oct 20, 2017

Nine in. Journeyman™ Heavy-Duty Diagonal Cutting Pliers come with a handle made of dual-material for good grip. Products are equipped with induction-hardened cutting knives which can cut ACSR, screws, nails and hardened wire. Plier’s blade feature angle design.

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Material Handling & Storage

Magnetizer/Demagnetizer is equipped with rare-earth magnets.

Oct 17, 2017

Magnetizer/Demagnetizer comes with a stainless steel ring which allows user to attach to tool bags or backpacks. Unit is used to magnetize and demagnetize the screwdriver tips and bits. Product offers single-swipe operation and can be used for precision screwdrivers, 1/4 Slotted, #2 Phillips and #3 Phillips.

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Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Material Handling & Storage

Klein® Tool’s Tool Bag comes with colored interiors.

Oct 11, 2017

Klein® Tool’s Tool Bag is available in Tradesman Pro™ wide-open and stand-up zipper variants. Tradesman Pro™ wide-open tool bag comes in 1690 ballistic weave construction and features 42 various size pockets, handles and a shoulder strap and molded bottom. Stand-up zipper is made of 1680d ballistic material and is offered in 6-1/2 in. tall orange and 7-1/2 tall gray colors.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

ET130 Digital Light Meter feature a drop protection of up to 3.3 ft.

Aug 16, 2017

ET130 Digital Light Meter is used for monitoring illuminance levels in both foot candles and Lux for ensuring light levels in homes, buildings, schools and offices. Unit features digital LCD screen with backlit display, 40-segment bar graph and backlight button. Designed with Hold, Max/Min and RANGE/FC/LUX buttons, meter offers spectral range of 400 – 760 nm and an operating range from 0 to... Read More

Portable Tools

Screwdriver/Nut Driver features cushion-grip handle.

Aug 11, 2017

HVAC 8-in-1 Hex Head Slide Driver™ Screwdriver/Nut Driver comes with a magnetic tip which slides back and forth from ¼ in. to 5/16 in. hex sizes. Unit comes with thumb nut which twists to lock in tip settings and solid shank. Product is dome stamped and features ¼ in. and 3/8 in. hollow shaft nut drivers and 1/8 in. and ¼ in. slotted double-ended bits.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Klein®’s HVAC Products come with backlit display.

Jul 13, 2017

Available in ET05 (Digital Pocket Thermometer) and ET110 (Carbon Monoxide Meter) types, Klein®'s HVAC Products are designed with HOLD button. Having measuring range of -40 to 482ºF with 0.1º resolution, ET05 thermometer comes with protective sheath and can measure Fahrenheit and Celsius temperatures. Featuring MAX/AVG, SET, alarm and mute buttons, ET110 carbon monoxide meter detects and... Read More

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

Heavy-Duty Wire Stripper comes with hot-riveted joint.

Jun 29, 2017

Used for stripping, cutting, and twisting 10-18 AWG solid and 12-20 AWG stranded wire, Heavy-Duty Wire Stripper features precision-grounded stripping holes and induction-hardened cutting knives. Having 6-32 and 8-32 bolt shearing holes, unit comes with Klein-Kurve™ comfort grip handles. Stripper can twist up to three wires at a time using knurled jaw.

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Portable Tools

2-in-1 Hex Head Slide Driver™ Tools feature magnetic tip.

Jun 17, 2017

Available in ¼ in. and 5/16 in. sizes, 2-in-1 Hex Head Slide Driver™ Tools come with thumb nut twists for locking in tip setting and cushion grip handle. Meeting ASME torque standards, units feature tip-ident on top of the handle.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Voltage Testers are CAT IV 600V rated.

Jun 12, 2017

Available in ET60 and ET250 models, Voltage Testers feature tough meter design. Measuring AC/DC voltages up to 600V, units utilize standard replaceable test leads. Sustaining drops up to 9.8 ft, products come with test-lead holders on back position. ET60 voltage tester does not require battery and can be powered by applied voltage. ET250 voltage and continuity tester is equipped with... Read More

Portable Tools

Cable Skinning Utility Knife comes with pocket clip.

May 27, 2017

Featuring 440A stainless steel sheepsfoot replaceable blades with captive screw, Cable Skinning Utility Knife comes with thumb stud for easy opening. Suitable for electricians, lockback knife comes with rubber handle for secure grip.

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HVAC

Tradesman Pro™ Tough Box Cooler comes with lock hasp.

May 08, 2017

Designed for keeping items cool for 30 hrs, Tradesman Pro™ Tough Box Cooler is made of stainless steel hinged lid for accommodating 1L water bottles. Featuring shoulder strap to hold the lid in place for easy transportation, unit’s body design supports 300 lb of seating capacity. Suitable for small items such as medicine, napkins or utensils, product comes with 16 L and 18-can capacity.

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Portable Tools

Electrician’s Pocket Knife and Driver features rugged aluminum handle.

Feb 18, 2017

Electrician’s Pocket Knife comes with versatile No. 2 Phillips folds and 3 wire stripping notches. Featuring liner-locking blade for secure opening of tools, unit can be folded and carried everywhere and is designed with fine edge, drop point 440A stainless steel blade.

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Portable Tools

Inspection Penlight and Flashlight come with glow ring tip handle.

Feb 16, 2017

Inspection Penlight with laser and Flashlight with worklight feature aluminum body and cushion-grip handle. Penlight meets IP-54 standards and is used for up-close lighting in dim areas. Combined with focused flashlight and broadcasting worklight, Flashlight is rated to IP-67 standards. Both units feature 10-ft drop rating.

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Test & Measuring Instruments

Infrared Thermometer utilizes dual lasers.

May 26, 2016

Equipped with dual lasers that use tight 12:1 distance-to-spot ratio, Model IR5 accurately measures temperatures from -22 to 752°F. Unit offers several calculation modes for wide range of temperature measurement applications. Featuring soft-touch, overmolded housing for comfort, compact thermometer can withstand drops of more than 6 ft onto concrete or steel. Read More

Portable Tools

Heavy-Duty Nut Drivers feature hollow handle design.

Apr 28, 2016

With completely hollow handle, Heavy-Duty Nut Drivers are suited for use on unlimited bolt lengths. Tools feature magnetic tips to help retain nut, wrench assist for additional torque, and Cushion-Grip handle. Each nut driver is formed from single piece of cold-formed steel, resulting in solid piece of metal that can withstand high torque. Color-coded for easy identification, drivers come in 6... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Side-Cutting Pliers also incorporate wire stripper/crimper.

Mar 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... Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment, Portable Tools

Headlamp specifically targets electricians.

Feb 02, 2016

Equipped with anti-slip silicone strap that comes pre-adjusted to fit hard hat, Model 56220 has lamp with 45° tilt for varied beam direction. Lamp can be used in spotlight mode with 150 lumens and 6 run hours, or floodlight mode with 50 lumens and 10 run hours. Headlamp is also water- and impact-resistant. Other available products include 215 lumen Side Focus Flashlight, 36 lumen Penlight, and... Read More

Portable Tools

Dual-Head Wrench facilitates conduit locknut loosening/tightening.

Dec 28, 2015

Featuring locknuts designed for facilitated attachment and 2 wrench heads for ½ and ¾ in. conduit connectors, Conduit Locknut Wrench (Cat. No. 56999) enables loosening and tightening of conduit connectors in tight or deep cut-in boxes. Wrench heads, using a patented drive shaft, rotate each other when twisted and thereby eliminate need for side-to-side tool movement. Also, each... Read More

Portable Tools

High-Visibility Tools are available with glow-in-the-dark handle.

Nov 23, 2015

Hi-Viz (high-visibility) drivers feature glow-in-the-dark handles that help locate tools in dark or dimly lit places. Handles charge in natural or artificial light and glow for 30+ min. Specific models include Hi-Viz #2 Phillips Screwdriver, Hi-Viz ¼ in. Cabinet-Tip Screwdriver, and Hi-Viz 6-in-1 Multi-Bit Screwdriver/Nut Driver. Chrome-finished Hi-Viz drivers also come with... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

All-Purpose Pliers include crimper.

Oct 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 10–18 AWG solid and 12–20 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... Read More

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