AutomationDirect expands wire management tool offering

Strip and Crimp Tools

Cumming, GA --- February 18, 2009 --- AutomationDirect has added to its line of wire stripping and crimping tools. The new self-adjusting cut-and-strip tool features the widest stripping capacity of any tool of its type, cutting stranded wires up to 8AWG and solid wires up to 16 AWG. Easily interchangeable stripping cassettes, color coded by blade type, are available for stripping a wide range of most modern insulation types, from PVC to PTFE. Replacement blade and jaw inserts are available. The cut and strip tool is priced at $65.25.

A new cable stripping tool removes insulation from copper and fiber optic audiovisual, data transmission, instrumentation, signal, and telephone cables up to 11mm and insulation up to 1 mm. Its precise, nine-position blade height adjustment wheel provides for fine adjustability and repeatability. Replacement blades are also available. The cable stripping tool is priced at $20.25. Also available is a crimping tool series with handle and die sets for various wire sizes and terminal types.

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AutomationDirect sells over 7,000 feature-packed products through its Online Automation Superstore and 2,000-plus-page catalog. The company offers its customers high-quality automation products, which are often priced below the industry average, 24-hour order entry and overnight delivery, the best documentation in the industry, outstanding sales and technical support, and a 30-day money-back guarantee. For a free catalog, access their Web site at or call 800-633-0405.


Editorial Contact:
TJ Johns
Phone: 678-455-1730

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