New Cable Cutter Comes with Dual Material Journeyman Handles

Press Release Summary:

  • Features cable-gripping shear-type jaws, integrated stripping hole and high-leverage design
  • Offers hot-riveted join that ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Cuts 4/0 aluminum, 2/0 soft copper, and 100-pair 24 AWG communications cable

Original Press Release:

Klein Tools’® New Cable Cutter Adds Stripping to Increase Versatility

Jan. 21, 2021 (Lincolnshire, Ill.) – Klein Tools (, for professionals since 1857, introduces the High-Leverage Cable Cutter featuring cable-gripping shear-type jaws, an integrated stripping hole and a high-leverage design to provide exceptional cutting capability. 

Journeyman™ High-Leverage Cable Cutter with Stripping (Cat. No. J63225N)

  • Cuts 4/0 aluminum, 2/0 soft copper, 100-pair 24 AWG communications cable
  • Integrated stripping hole strips 1/0 and 2/0 cable
  • State-of-the-art, dual material Journeyman™ handles provide a better grip
  • High-leverage design for exceptional cutting capability
  • Precision, one-hand shearing action
  • Cable-gripping shear-type jaws
  • Perfect for working in confined spaces
  • Through-hardened (not case-hardened) for longer-lasting cutting surfaces
  • Hot-riveted join ensures smooth action and no handle wobble
  • Custom, US-made tool steel for maximum durability
  • Do not use to cut steel or ACSR

“Klein Tools’ team engineered the new High-Leverage Cable Cutter to require 30% less force to cut aluminum, copper and communications cable as compared to previous Klein Tools’ models,” says Jeff Meek, director of product management at Klein Tools. “The integrated stripping hole strips 1/0 and 2/0 cable making it easier for trade professionals to get the job done with less tools.”

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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. For more information, visit

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