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Re: [TowerTalk] Crimp tool for cable ends

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Crimp tool for cable ends
From: Mike <>
Date: Wed, 29 Dec 2010 06:56:46 -0500
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On 12/28/2010 7:52 PM, Dan Evans wrote:
> I am considering taking the plunge and buying my first crimp tool to
> install coax connectors.  Currently I solder all of my connectors, but
> this is a slow process and from what I have read crimp connections are
> now just as good, if not better.
> I normally use LMR400, RG8, or RG8X cable, and I will be installing
> PL-259's and N connectors.
> Can you recommend a good set of affordable crimpers?  If you were buying
> a set for your station, what would you buy?
> Thanks,
> 73
> Dan
I got mine here, along with a coax stripper. The crimper has changable inserts.

73, Mike NF4L

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