Ratcheting Ethernet Cable Crimper / Stripper / Cutter, for Pass-Thru™


  • Modular crimp-connector installation tool for voice and data applications with Pass-Thru RJ45 connector plugs
  • Wire stripper, crimper and cutter all-in-one tool, for STP/UTP paired-conductor data cables
  • Trims flush to the end face of the connector to eliminate unintended contact between conductors
  • Crimps and trims Klein Tools RJ45 Pass-Thru™ Connectors
  • Crimps 4, 6 and 8 position modular connectors (RJ11/RJ12 standard and RJ45 Klein Tools Pass-Thru™)
  • Full-cycle ratchet mechanism ensures complete connector termination
  • On-tool wiring guide helps minimise wiring errors
  • Cable parameters: 28-22 AWG flat or round; solid or stranded telephone and data
  • Rubber grip for added comfort
  • Ratcheting locking mechanism
  • Use with Klein Tools Pass-Thru™ Connectors
  • Not for use with standard (non Pass-Thru™) connectors
  • Replacement blade set available (VDV999-076)

Klein Tools Coax Cable Crimper / Wire Stripper / Wire Cutter is a premium, long lasting tool for CAT3, CAT5e and CAT6/6A cable using RJ11/RJ12 standard and RJ45 Pass-Thru™ connectors. Pass-Thru™ technology significantly reduces prep work times; wiring diagram on the tool helps eliminate re-working and wasted materials. Compact, non-slip comfort grip reduces hand strain and stores easily. For use with Klein Pass-Thru™ Connectors (in packs of 10, 50 or 200).

Cable Connection
Steel with Black Oxide
Handle Colour:
Cuts and Strips:
Paired Conductor Data Cable (Round STP/UTP); Flat-Satin Phone Cable
Cable type:
CAT3, CAT5e, CAT6/6A
Connector type:
RJ45 Klein Tools Pass-Thru™ and RJ11, RJ12 Standard
4-position, 1-pair/2-conductor, 4-position, 2-pair/4-conductor 6-position, 2-pair/4-conductor, 6-position, 3-pair/6-conductor, 8-position, 4-pair/8-conductor
Overall Length:
6.094'' (15.5 cm)
14.4 oz (408 g)
Additional Information
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  • Always wear approved eye protection.
  • NOT insulated. Will NOT protect against electric shock.
  • Never use on or near live electrical circuits.
  • Read carefully and understand instructions before using this tool.
  • DO NOT use the tool to pull the outer jacket off the cable. Doing so may damage the conductors and the tool.