Mouser Electronics Signs Global Distribution Deal with Klein Tools

June 1, 2020 - Mouser Electronics, Inc., the authorized global distributor with the newest semiconductors and electronic components, announces a global distribution agreement with Klein Tools, a leading manufacturer of hand tools for professionals since 1857. Mouser now stocks a broad assortment of Klein Tools products, including voice/data/video (VDV) testers, hand tools, and test and measurement tools.

The Klein Tools product line available from Mouser Electronics includes Scout® Pro 2 kit and LAN Scout Jr. continuity testers. The Scout Pro 2 tester kit is a versatile VDV cable tester that locates and tests coaxial, data, and telephone cables. The kit includes remotes that allow engineers to identify multiple cable runs, ensuring fast and accurate cable installations. The compact LAN Scout Jr. cable tester is an easy-to-use tester that saves time and money, testing continuity on twisted pair data wiring connections. An integrated tone generator supports multiple tones and control of the pins carrying the tone, while the self-storing remote makes the tool easy to store and locate.

Mouser also now stocks a variety of Klein Tools test and measurement tools, including clamp meters, multimeters, thermometers, and electrical testers. Clamp meters — available as automatically ranging digital and automatically ranging true root mean squared (TRMS) digital versions — measure AC current via the clamp, AC/DC voltage, resistance and continuity via test-leads, and temperature via a thermocouple probe. Klein Tools multimeters are available in auto-ranging, manual ranging, automatically ranging digital, and automatically ranging TRMS digital varieties. These multimeters measure AC/DC voltage, AC/DC current, and resistance. Engineers can also use the multimeters to test diodes, batteries, continuity, temperature, capacitance, frequency, and duty-cycle.

Klein Tools' specialty screwdrivers and nut drivers are available with a variety of tip types, hex sizes, shaft lengths, and handle designs to let professionals get the job done with comfort and ease. Mouser now stocks a variety of Klein Tools screwdriver and nut driver sets, space-saving 4-in-1 multi-bit screwdrivers, Phillips screwdrivers, and tap tools. The company's strippers, cutters, and crimpers are tools designed to get jobs done with precision and quality. The tools are available in many different colors and sizes.

As an authorized distributor, Mouser Electronics is focused on the rapid introduction of new products and technologies, giving customers an edge and helping speed time to market. Over 800 semiconductor and electronic component manufacturers count on Mouser to help them introduce their products into the global marketplace. Mouser's customers can expect 100% certified, genuine products that are fully traceable from each manufacturer.

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With its broad product line and unsurpassed customer service, Mouser strives to empower innovation among design engineers and buyers by delivering advanced technologies. Mouser stocks the world's widest selection of the latest semiconductors and electronic components for the newest design projects. Mouser Electronics' website is continually updated and offers advanced search methods to help customers quickly locate inventory. also houses data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and engineering tools.

About Mouser

Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an award-winning, authorized semiconductor and electronic component distributor focused on rapid New Product Introductions from its manufacturing partners for electronic design engineers and buyers. The global distributor's website,, is available in multiple languages and currencies and features more than 5 million products from over 800 manufacturers. Mouser offers 27 support locations around the world to provide best-in-class customer service and ships globally to over 630,000 customers in more than 223 countries/territories from its 1 million sq. ft. state-of-the-art facilities south of Dallas, Texas. For more information, visit

About Klein Tools

Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the No. 1 choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople.

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Kevin Hess
Mouser Electronics
Senior Vice President of Marketing

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Mouser Electronics
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