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Consistent, High Quality Terminations

CERTI-CRIMP premium hand tools crimp a broad array of terminals, contacts and special wiring devices from TE. Designed to exacting specifications for consistent, high-quality terminations, a potential service life of over 50,000 cycles is possible, depending on operator care. There are currently seven basic styles of CERTI-CRIMP hand tools to select from—the choice depends on the product being applied.

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CERTI-CRIMP Hand tools can last over 50,000 cycles if properly used and maintained.

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Interchangeable Die Platform Design

  1. Premium Portable Hand Tool Video (English)

This video informs that the portable tools are categorized into three levels: Premium, Commercial and Service. The higher the grade of the tool, the less operator skill is required to repeatedly meet the specified parameters of the crimp.

  • How to Create a Successful Crimp Video (English)

CERTI-CRIMP Tooling Options

Choose From 7 Basic CERTI-CRIMP Designs

There are currently seven basic styles of CERTI-CRIMP hand tools. The choice depends on the product being applied and/or your preferred method of application. For example, open barrel contacts typically require straight-action die movement to minimize possible rotation during crimping. Or, if your application requires crimping different sizes of terminals, you may prefer using a single tool with a combination of crimping nests rather than two or three separate tools.

 

Other options include insulation crimp adjustment for different insulation thicknesses; a locator for properly positioning and supporting the terminal or contact in the tool; a wire stop; and color-coding and/or wire size information on the head of the tool or handles.

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Straight Action Hand Tool (SAHT)
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Direct Action Hand Tool (DAHT)
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T-Head Hand Tool (T-HEAD)
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Tetra-Crimp Hand Tool (TETRA)
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Platform Die Hand Tool (UFHT)
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Heavy Head Hand Tool (HHHT)
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C-Head Straight Action Hand Tool (CHEAD)