July 4, 2017
Platinum Tools has announced the launch of the 5-in-1 Fiber Optic Stripper and Fiber Optic Kevlar scissors. With an MSRP of US$21.95, 5-in-1 Fiber Optic Stripper include a five cavity design which allows for use with a multitude of fiber optic cables, pre-set design ensures all cavities are precision set and no adjustments are required, cushioned grip handles provide positive non-slip, comfortable operation, and it is factory set and calibrated. It comes in a red/black body, it is 7 inches (177.8 mm) long, weighs 4.59 oz. (130g), and strips 2.8 – 3.0 mm outside jacket, 2.0 – 3.0 mm loose tube fiber, 2.0 – 2.4 mm outside jacket, 900 micron buffer, 250 micron acrylate coating.
The Kevlar Fiber Optic scissors, which list for US$18.95 MSRP, easily cuts Kevlar, full serrated bottom blade for non-slip cutting, and easily re-sharpens and holds cutting edge. Coming in red, it is 5.75 inches (146.05 mm) long, weighs 2.12 oz. (60g), and is best utilized for Kevlar material, Aramid yarn, soft cables, and electrical tape.