’® New Forged Wire Stripper Brings 6 Stripping Holes and Crimper to 1 Tool

Aug. 20, 2020 (Lincolnshire, Ill.) – (), for professionals since 1857, introduces the new Heavy-Duty Wire Stripper Crimper, designed to bring convenience and functionality of multiple tools to one durable tool.

Klein-Kurve® Heavy-Duty Wire Stripper Crimper 8-20 AWG (Cat. No. K12065CR)

  • Six stripping holes for 8-18 AWG solid and 10-20 AWG stranded wire
  • Side cut design features longer knives for more cutting
  • Crimps non-insulated connectors, lugs and terminals for 10-20 AWG stranded wire
  • Knurled jaw for twisting, grabbing and looping wire
  • High leverage design for improved performance
  • Twists up to three wires at a time
  • Klein-Kurve comfort grip handles for reduced hand fatigue
  • Induction hardened cutting knives for long life
  • Hot-riveted join ensures smooth action and no handle wobble


“Designing this tool, we wanted to bring together the durability of pliers, the sharpness and precision of a wire stripper and an integrated crimper,” says Jeff Meek, director of product management and development at . “This stripper and crimper brings together six of the most commonly used stripping holes along with a crimper, giving users the convenience of using one tool for multiple tasks, saving them the time and effort of switching tools in the middle of a job.”

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Since 1857 , 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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