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Available in ½ and ¾ in. sizes, Close Quarters ASTM F1807 PEX Crimp Tools are suited for making connections in potable water and radiant heating applications. Size of handle openings lends to maneuverability in tight spaces, while glass-filled polycarbonate E3™ handles promote user comfort. Made for use with ASTM F1807 copper crimp ring PEX tubing connections, tools feature built-in Go/No-Go Gauge that folds into handle and adjustable lock screw for calibration. -Available for crimping ½” and ¾” ASTM F1807 PEX connections; Ideal for potable water and radiant heating applications- ELYRIA, OHIO – The new RIDGID® Close Quarters ASTM F1807 PEX Crimp Tools are the latest addition to the company’s PEX tool lineup. With handle openings up to 70 percent smaller than standard PEX crimp tools, the new Close Quarters tools give contractors the ability to maneuver easier in tight spaces. Available in ½” and ¾” sizes, the Close Quarters tools are ideal for making connections in potable water and radiant heating applications. Features include durable, glass-filled polycarbonate E3™ handles to improve user comfort and reduce operator fatigue; an exclusive, built-in, Go/No-Go Gauge that fo...

HELUKABEL to showcase aluminum cable connection technology at WINDPOWER 2013

Helukabel will have their vast array of wind turbine cables for show, which have been developed and tested to provide more than 20 years of operation service time. Cable manufacturer HELUKABEL will participate in the American Wind Energy Association’s WINDPOWER Conference and Exhibition in Chicago, IL (booth #1765) on May 5 to 8, and showcasing its complete range of cabling products capable of equipping the entire turbine – from rotor tip to tower base. The company will display its latest cable-lug-crimp technology to connect cable lugs to aluminum conductor cables, such as the flexible-aluminum WK-POWERLINE ALU. The C8 crimp cable lug has been IEC 61238-1 Class A High-Voltage tested and approved, and can withstand the warming caused by an electric current flowing through aluminum, which has a higher resistance level than copper. This makes HELUKABEL the only company capable of delivering an aluminum cable and lug assembly with an approved connectivity technology up to 777 kcmil (400 mm2). Additionally, the company will have their vast array of wind turbine cables for show, which have been developed and tested to provide more than 20 years of operation service time. Constructed...