Press Release Summary:
Offering one-handed operation for advance, retract, and hold functions, BURNDY PATRIOT(TM) PAT644XT-18V suits contractor, utility, and telecommunications applications. Self-contained unit is ergonomically constructed and has hydraulic pump, transmission, and piston design. Along with crimping head design capable of 360Â° rotation for any-position operation, tool uses 2.6 AH high-capacity 18 V Ni-MH battery that eliminates voltage depression and features 11 tons of output force.
Original Press Release:
FCI Burndy Products Introduces the PATRIOT -18V Battery Actuated Crimping Tool
Redesigned Hydraulic Self-Contained Crimping Tool Offers True One-handed Operation for Advance, Retract, and Hold
FCI, a leading manufacturer and provider of connector solutions to the industrial, energy, application tooling and automotive industries, introduces the newly designed BURNDY PATRIOT(TM) PAT644XT-18V battery-actuated hydraulic crimping tool for the contractor, utility and telecommunications markets. With more crimps per charge, improved ergonomic design, and an 18V Nickel Metal-Hydride (Ni-MH) battery, the PAT644XT-18V tool is your crimping solution.
Offering trouble-free tool operation, the PAT644XT-18V incorporates the latest engineering technology with a patented high-speed hydraulic pump, transmission and piston design. The battery actuated hydraulic tool provides a consistent, reliable connection with copper or aluminum terminals and splices. Its 2.6 AH high-capacity 18V Ni-MH battery eliminates voltage depression, maximizing the number of crimps per charge. With its state-of-the-art crimping head design boasting 360° head rotation, the tool head can operate in virtually any position.
The PAT644XT-18V has 11-tons of output force, an audible "pop-off" crimp indicator, and an ergonomically balanced design to lessen fatigue. The die-less crimper incorporates a fixed nest and indentor which means you never have to worry about losing dies. The PAT644XT-18V is supplied with a durable high impact formed carrying case, battery charger, two batteries and tool retention lanyard.
Each crimping tool in the PATRIOT(TM) line uses off-the-shelf BURNDY(TM) connectors available worldwide, and comes with a five year limited warranty on the tool.
With operations in 30 countries and sales of 1.28 billion euros in 2005, FCI is a leading manufacturer of connectors. Our 13,500 employees are committed to providing customers with high-quality, innovative products for a wide range of consumer and industrial applications.
For more information: www.fciconnect.com