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Cutting

Cable Cutter Design

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Cutting a cable is the first in a series of operations with the aim of making an electrical connection. To cut cables of different shapes, materials and diameters properly, the right cable cutting tools must be used. There are different tools for thin, fine-wire conductors, precise right-angled cutting of ribbon cables and cutting thick cables. It should be possible to cleanly cut the cables without undue effort.

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Compact Cable Cutter with Opening Spring (RGO)

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Cable Shears with Opening Spring P/N R700 016 36
Description
  • Suitable for universal use for cutting and dismantling
  • According to the aerospace standard AS6173/3 FEDERAL SUPPLY CLASS 5120
  • Automatic reopening through spring-loaded handles
  • Easy and clean cutting performance through  precision-ground blades
  • Single and multiple wire
  • Clean and smooth cut without crushing or deformation
  • Lock closure and distance stops for high safety comfort
  • Easy cutting with one-hand operation
  • Guard prevents operators fingers being pinched
  • Material: special tool steel, forged
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Kevlar ® Cutter

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Kevlar ® Cutter P/N R8000 1000 3
Description
  • For cutting Kevlar ® fibers (used as strain relief in fiber optic cable)
  • Toothed and ground blades
  • Rivet joint
  • Ergonomically designed two-components handles
  • Not to be used for other materials
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Multifunction Tool for Data Cable

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Multifunction Tool for Data Cables P/N R8007 5003 3
Description
  • Special tool for cutting data cable
  • Dismantling of outer sheath by means of a shaped blade
  • No damage of shield or wire
  • Attachment for easy opening resp. removal of twisted pair shield
  • Two different cutting ranges for:
    • Outer shield, twisted pair shield and wire
    • Plastic fiber
  • Small and compact design
  • Ergonomically designed two-component handles
  • Convenient operation
  • Material: special tool steel
  • Surface: burnished
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Compact Cable Cutter

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Cable Shears D15 - R700 015 3 P/N R700 015 3
Description
  • Suitable for universal use for cutting, and dismantling
  • According to the aerospace standard AS6173/3 FEDERAL SUPPLY CLASS 5120
  • Sharp, hardened, precision-ground blades
  • Clean and smooth cut without crushing or deformation
  • No crushing, no deformation
  • With guard
  • Adjustable joint screw
  • Guard prevents operators fingers being pinched
  • Material: special tool steel, forged
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

Thousands sold under various brand names.

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Cable Tie Removal Tool

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Cable Tie Removal Tool P/N 8007 5004 6 RT

Description

New

Instruction Movie

This tool is especially designed for opening the heads of cable ties without harming bundled items. It works great with all cable tie strap widths.

  • Light weight
  • 2 component handles
  • For areas with limited space
  • Spring loaded
  • Designed for Maintenance and Repair
  • Recommended by the aircraft industry

Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Ratcheting Action Cable Shears D100

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Cable Shears D100 P/N R712 100 3
Description
  • For cutting single-stranded, multi-stranded, fine-wire aluminum and copper cables
  • Cuts smooth and clean without crushing
  • Forged cutting head, high-strength aluminum tube arms
  • Adjustable screw hinge
  • Blade made of special steel, hardened
  • Replaceable cutting head
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Ratcheting Action Cable Shears D60

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Cable Shears D60 P/N R712 060 3
Description
  • For cutting single-stranded, multi-stranded, fine-wire aluminum and copper cables
  • Cuts smooth and clean without crushing
  • Forged cutting head, high-strength aluminum tube arms
  • Adjustable screw hinge
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Blade made of special steel, hardened
  • Replaceable cutting head
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Ratcheting Action Cable Shears D38 (NEW Innovation)

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Cable Shears D38 P/N R700 038 3

Description

Instruction video

  • For cutting single-stranded, multi-stranded, fine-wire aluminum and copper cables
  • Comfortable work thanks to ratchet action and low weight
  • Forged cutting head, high-strength aluminum tube arms
  • Two-component handles can be adjusted based on working conditions. Adjusts from 15 ½ - 23 ½ inches
  • Replaceable cutting head
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

Award-winning tool!

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Cable Shears D27

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Cable Shear SZ27 P/N R700 027 2
Description
  • For cutting copper and aluminum cable, single and multiple wire
  • Not suitable for steel wire and wire ropes
  • Easy clean cut due to new improved blade geometry
  • Short design, low weight
  • Forged cutting head, handles made of special aluminum-pipe
  • Adjustable screw joint
  • Not suitable for steel wire or wire cable
  • Material: special tool steel, forged
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Cable Shears D20

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Cable Shears D20 - R700 020 3
P/N R700 020 3 (Plastic Coated)
R700 020 36 (Reinforced Plastic Grips)

Description

Patented

  • For cutting copper and aluminum cable, single and multiple wire
  • Not suitable for steel wire and hard-drawn copper conductors
  • Guard prevents operators fingers being pinched
  • No crushing, no deformation
  • Initial and final cut (1st and 2nd blades) allow cable with a diameter of up to max. 20 mm Ø (1 inch) to be cut
  • Sharp, hardened, precision-ground blades
  • Easy, clean cut with one-hand operation
  • Adjustable joint screw, self-locking
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Material: special tool steel, forged
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Pipe Cutter ECO

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Pipe Cutter ECO P/N R502 037 6
Description
  • Cuts tubes clean and burr free
  • For composite and plastic pipes
  • Cuts up to 1 Inch
  • Compact design
  • Ergonomically designed handles
  • Lightweight tool (glass fiber reinforced  plastic body)
Made in Germany by Rennsteig.

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Cut Off Tool (called Singulator)

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Cut Off Tool (called Singulator) P/N R625 41551 3

Description

Instruction video

Make your own loose piece terminals!

RENNSTEIG offers a new version of the terminal cut off tool (called Singulator) to cut terminals from a reel with a thickness of up to 0.7 mm (0.03"). This item will be available as complete Hand Tool, that means Crimp System Tool with pre-assembled cutting unit. Or as separate unit for all customers who already own our crimp tool frame.

Made in Germany by Rennsteig.

 

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Miniature Wire Cutter and Strand Trimming Tool

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Miniature Wire Cutter and  Strand Trimming tool P/N 8000 1001 3 RT
Description
  • Miniature tool for wire cutting
  • Perfectly round wire or strand finished cut
  • 26 to 16 AWG, according to the Aerospace Standard AS6173/4 and SAE AS 6173/1
  • FEDERAL SUPPLY CLASS 5970
  • NSN (National Stock Number): 5110016420385
  • Long life, small size
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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Cutters for protective pipe and hose

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Cutters for protective pipe and hose P/N R502 038 6

Description

  • For cutting thin-walled plastic pipe (such as plastic protective outer pipe) and plastic and rubber hose, including fabric-reinforced, up to
    25 mm outer diameter
  • Not for cable cutting
  • With opening spring and lock
  • Tool body fiberglass reinforced
  • Blade of special tool steel, oil-hardened, replaceable
Made in Germany by Rennsteig.

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Compact Cable Cutter with integrated insulation stripper for NYM/NM-B wires

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Cable Shears D15S - R700 116 3 P/N R700 116 3

Description

How it works

  • Suitable for universal use for cutting and dismantling
  • Sharp, hardened, precision-ground blades
  • Clean and smooth cut without crushing or deformation
  • No crushing, no deformation
  • With guard
  • Adjustable joint screw
  • Material: special tool steel, forged
  • Not suitable for steel wire
  • Made in Germany by Rennsteig

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