Press Release Summary:
Klein-Kurve(TM) Model K1412 has 14- and 12-gauge stripping slots for removal of outer jacket of 14/2 and 12/2 Romex Type NM-B non-metallic-sheathed cable. It strips, cuts and loops 12 and 14 AWG solid wire. Model K1210 has 12- and 10-gauge stripping slots for 12/2 and 10/2 Romex cable, as well as 12 and 10 AWG solid wire. Both have holes to shear 6-32 and 8-32 screws. Hardened steel tools feature serrated nose jaws, closure lock, and spring-loaded, self-opening action.
Original Press Release:
Klein Introduces Romex® Wire Strippers With Klein-Kurve(TM) Handles
CHICAGO, IL - March 2003 - Klein Tools has introduced two new Klein-Kurve(TM) wire stripper/cutters designed for stripping and cutting 10/2, 12/2, and 14/2 Romex® cable. In addition, these tools cleanly shear 6-32 and 8-32 screws plus strip, cut, and loop 10, 12, and 14 AWG solid wire.
The Klein model #K1412 has 14- and 12-gauge precision-ground stripping slots for quick removal of the outer jacket of 14/2 and 12/2 Romex Type NM-B non-metallic-sheathed cable. It also strips, cuts and loops 12 and 14 AWG solid wire.
The Klein model #K1210 has 12- and 10-gauge stripping slots for 12/2 and 10/2 Romex cable, as well as 12 and 10 AWG solid wire. Both strippers have holes to shear 6-32 and 8-32 screws.
The new Klein wire stripper/cutters feature double-dipped comfort handles to provide a more comfortable, cushioned grip for all-day use; easy-to-read wire gauge markings located on both sides of the tool; and precision, staggered cutting blades. Designed with a narrow nose to fit into confined areas, the wire stripper/cutters are flat for easy carrying and storage. The tools' serrated nose jaws aid in bending, shaping or pulling wire. The wire stripper/cutters also feature a handy closure lock and a spring-loaded, self-opening action for easier use.
Manufactured of hardened steel for maximum strength, long life and durability, the wire stripper/cutters are finished with black oxide to provide corrosion resistance. The tools carry a lifetime warranty.
Klein Tools is a leading manufacturer of professional hand tools and occupational protective equipment. For more information on the Klein-Kurve Romex strippers, please contact Klein Tools, Chicago, IL 60659-9033. Phone: 800-553-4676. Fax: 847-745-4612. www.kleintools.com
Please send inquiries to: Brett Herolt, Klein Tools, P.O. Box 599033, Chicago, IL 60659-9033.