Platinum Tools® Announces New EZ-RJ45® Crimp Tool

Nov. 14, 2017
The EXO Crimp Frame™ with EZ-RJ45 Die is Now Shipping with an MSRP of $98.00.

NEWBURY PARK, Calif., Nov. 13, 2017 - Platinum Tools® (, the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand termination and testing of wire and cable, is proud to announce the new EZ-RJ45 Crimp Tool (p/n 100062C). The EXO Crimp Frame® with EZ-RJ45® Die is now shipping with an MSRP of $98.00.

“The new EXO Crimp Tool improves the trim and crimping process of EZ-RJ45 connectors,” explained John Phillips, Platinum Tools, Inc. product manager. “Using this tool with EXO-EX Die™ will also give users the ability to terminate larger Cat6/6A cables with ezEX-RJ45 connectors.”

The new patented EXO Crimp Frame is a RJ45 crimp tool that can terminate multiple sizes of cables and conductors. The crimp frame highlights two interchangeable dies that work with EZ-RJ45 (Cat5e/6) and ezEX-RJ45 (Cat6/6A) connectors. The tool design allows for future upgrades by purchasing a new die.

Additional enhanced features and specifications of the EXO Crimp Frame and Dies include:

· Single cycle crimp and flush trim

· Reversible Die for ambidextrous operation

· Connectors lock into tool for correct positioning during crimp

· Push button lock for easy storage

· Ergonomic comfort grip TPR handles

· EXO-EX Die for crimping ezEX™44 and ezEX™48 connectors

- Terminates larger cables and conductors Cat6 and Cat6A

· EZ-RJ45 Die for crimping EZ-RJ45 Connectors

· Wire sequence for T568A/B

· Enhanced Blade, made of hardened steel for extended life

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