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Klein Tools, Inc.

450 Bond Street, Lincolnshire, IL, 60069, USA

  • 800-553-4676

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Klein Tools, Inc.

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Cable/Wire Strippers have 90░ angled nose design.

Feb 19, 2008

Including Models K90-10/2, K90-12/2, and K90-14/2, Bent-Nose NM Romex® Strippers feature tool steel black oxide finish, precision ground stripping holes, shear type cutting blades, and Klein-Kurve® handles. Units eliminate need to angle tool, wire, or hand, enabling precise removal of outer jacket of non-metallic cable. They strip, cut, and loop 10, 12, or 14 AWG solid wire, and cleanly shear... Read More

Portable Tools

Power-Return Rule features self-lock blade.

Jan 21, 2008

Designed with oversized numbers and dual-end hook that facilitates attachment, 150th anniversary limited edition Tape Stop(TM) Rule features architectural markings in 1/8 in. and ┬╝ in. scale printed on first 10 ft on back side of nylon-coated blade for elevated and flat surface measurements. Weighing less than 1 lb, rule is 1 in. wide and can be extended up to 25 ft. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Cable Stripper has spring-loaded action for self-opening.

Dec 11, 2007

QTR-Turn(TM) NM cable stripper/cutter with Klein-Kurve® handles utilizes QTR-Turn technology to quickly remove outer jacket of non-metallic cable. User can place cable in upper QTR-Turn jacket stripper, squeeze handle, and turn one quarter (90°) to completely sever outer jacket. It cuts and loops 12 and 14 AWG solid wire, and cleanly shears 6-32 and 8-32 screws. Unit has serrated nose to bend,... Read More

Portable Tools

Pliers include tape pulling channel.

Jul 30, 2007

Journeyman(TM) J2000-9NECRTP side-cutting pliers include built-in crimper for use on non-insulated connectors, lugs, and terminals, and built-in channel that pulls steel fish tape without damaging tape. Featuring heavy-duty cutting knives, multi-tasking pliers cut ACSR, screws, nails and most hardened wire. Contoured, cushioned handles are manufactured using dual material molding process allowing... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Colored Tool Bags help keep workers organized.

Jul 09, 2007

Constructed of No. 8 colored canvas, 5002 Series includes 16, 18, and 20 in. sizes available in blue, orange, or yellow. Multiple pocket configurations enable users to separate, store, and organize tools, while vinyl-reinforced bottom extends up sides of tool bag for additional support and moisture resistance. While 16 in. bag has 8 pockets, 18 and 20 in. bags offer 10 and 14 pockets,... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Hand Cleaners dissolve grease, paints, inks, and soils.

Jun 19, 2007

Available in 15 oz bottles, premium-grade Hand-Cleaning Agents include Heavy-Duty Pumice Lotion, Orange Pumice Lotion, and Smooth Orange Lotion. Orange Pumice Lotion is also available in gallon container with pump. All are fortified with skin conditioners, and may be used with or without water. They contain glycerin, aloe vera, jojoba, wheat germ oil, and vitamin E. Heavy-Duty Pumice Lotion also... Read More

Portable Tools

Pocket Knives feature corrosion-resistant blades.

Apr 23, 2007

Lockback pocket knives include anodized aluminum handles, textured thumb stud, and multiple style blades manufactured from AUS 8 SS and hardened to Rc 58-59. Models 4400-BLK and 40001-BLK have 2┬╝-2┬Ż in. black chrome drop point blades, respectively, with black handles and reversible thumb studs. Sheepfoot blade has length of 2 5/8 in., and coping blade, drop point, and screwdriver models are 2┬Ż... Read More

Portable Tools

Folding Knife Sheaths resist abrasion, punctures, and tears.

Jan 30, 2007

Made of Cordura® ballistic nylon, Folding Knife Sheaths come in 3-3.5, 3.5-4, and 4-4.5 in. sizes. Elastic belt loop securely holds sheath for wearing horizontally or vertically, and accommodates variety of belt widths. Padded for extra protection and comfort, sheaths are double stitched and include adjustable Velcro® closure. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Protective Eyewear meets ANSI and OSHA requirements.

Dec 29, 2006

Protective eyewear features fog- and scratch-resistant lens coating that blocks 99.9% of UVA and UVB. Wrap-around polycarbonate lens allows for clear peripheral vision, and design features adjustable temple length and flexible nose piece for snug fit. Dark gray lens is for outdoor areas with strong sunlight and glare, and amber lens suits indoor and outdoor low-light applications. Offering true... Read More

Nut Drivers have 6 in. hollow shafts.

Dec 07, 2006

Insulated Nut Drivers come with 6 in. full hollow shaft that allows for work on long bolt applications. Product features cushion-grip handle, 2 layers of insulation for protection against electric shock, and Tip-Ident® color codes that identify nut driver and size. Two 9-piece Nut Driver Kits are also offered, one with 6 in. and other with 3 and 4 in. full hollow shafts. They include full range... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Tool Bag features Cordura« Ballistic nylon construction.

Nov 08, 2006

Resistant to abrasions, tears, and scuffs, 15 in. Tool Bag features molded bottom with impact modified polypropylene, and large opening with reinforced steel frame that maintains its shape while loading and unloading. Bag has 8 interior pockets and 2 exterior pockets to hold assortment of tools and supplies. Additional features include nylon zipper closure, large leather zipper-pull, 2 in. wide... Read More

Portable Tools

Long Nose Pliers reach into confined areas.

Oct 03, 2006

Available in straight and 45 and 90┬░ bent nose styles, Long-Reach Long-Nose Pliers are hot riveted to offer smooth opening and closing action that eliminates handle wobble. Pliers are made from tool steel that is forged, precision machined, hardened, and tempered for strength. Knurled jaw design provides precise gripping, wrapping, and looping of wire, while plastic-dipped yellow handle provides... Read More

Portable Tools

Ironworkers' Pliers withstand heavy-duty cutting.

Jul 31, 2006

Featuring single-grip design, Journeyman(TM) 9 in. Ironworkers' Pliers have knurled, spring-loaded jaws for working with annealed rebar tie wire. Heavy-duty cutting knives cut ACSR, screws, nails, and most hardened wire. Soft, outer-surface handle material combines comfort with firm grip, while harder inner-surface material withstands harsh work environments. Handle tempering absorbs snap when... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Cable Cutters feature high leverage ratchet mechanism.

Jun 22, 2006

Available in 2 models, Klein┬« heavy-duty ratcheting cable cutters enable users to cut copper and aluminum cables without leaving burrs or sharp edges. Model 63600 has capacity to cut 600 MCM copper, 600 MCM aluminum, and communication cable measuring 1┬ż in., while model 63750 cuts 1,000 MCM copper, 1,000 MCM aluminum, and communication cable measuring 2 1/16 in. Designed for confined work... Read More

Portable Tools

Magnetic-Tip Nut Drivers feature hollow shaft design.

Jun 14, 2006

Cushion-Grip Magnetic-Tip Nut Drivers incorporate donut-shaped magnet in tip, allowing full engagement with nut to hold fasteners securely in place. Available in 1┬Ż-18 in. lengths, full hollow shafts let unobstructed pass-through on long-bolt applications and are suited for work on electrical and HVAC/R panels and stacked circuit boards. Drivers include corrosion-resistant chrome-plated shafts... Read More

Portable Tools

Tapping Tools suit common machine/electrical screw sizes.

May 03, 2006

Cushion-Grip Triple Taps and Six-In-One Tap tools form new threads, reform burred or damaged threads, clean out obstructions, and automatically re-thread to next larger size if threads are stripped. Model No. 623-20 accommodates threads 10-24, 12-24, 1/4-20; No. 623-24 threads 6-32, 8-32, 10-24; and No. 623-32 threads 6-32, 8-32, 10-32. Six-in-one tap tool accommodates 6-32, 8-32, 10-32, 10-24,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Wire Cutter/Stripper strips 6-12 AWG stranded wire.

Mar 13, 2006

Multifunctional, lightweight, large gauge Wire Stripper/Cutter (Cat. No. 11053) cleanly shears 6-32 and 8-32 screws and has serrated pliers nose for pulling, gripping, and twisting wire with minimal pressure. Curved handle design and double-dipped textured grips provide control and comfort. Made of heat-treated tool steel for durability with black oxide finish for corrosion resistance, tool... Read More

Portable Tools

Miniature Screwdrivers are offered in 11 versions.

Jan 30, 2006

Designed for small screw applications, ASME/ANSI approved miniature Cushion-Grip screwdrivers incorporate heat-treated, chrome plated shafts and precision-formed tips. Featuring Tip-Ident® handles for screwdriver identification and tip orientation, they are available in following tip types: 3/32 in. Phillips, 3/32 in. keystone, 3/32 in. cabinet, and 1/8 in. cabinet. Blade lengths range from 2-10... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Insulated Wire Stripper/Cutter handles 8-16 AWG wire.

Jan 12, 2006

Featuring integral guards that prevent shock resulting from hand contact with energized sources up to 1,000 V, model 11049-INS has 5 precision-ground stripping holes designed for removing insulation from 8, 10, 12, 14, and 16 AWG stranded wire. Gauge markings are located on both sides of tool, and black-oxide finish resists corrosion. While shear-type cutting blades provide clean cuts,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Insulated Wire Stripper/Cutter protects against shock.

Dec 13, 2005

Featuring curved handles, Klein-Kurve® multifunctional tool (Cat. No. 11055-INS) cuts, strips, loops, and gauges solid and stranded wire while protecting user against shock from energized sources up to 1,000 V. It features 2 layers of insulation, integral guards to prevent hand contact with conductive parts, and gauge markings on both sides. Measuring 8 in. long, unit strips 10-18 solid and... Read More