New cable slitter
Ripley’s Utility Tool Division introduces AJS Adjustable Jacket Slitter.
Cromwell, Conn., July 12, 2010—The AJS Adjustable Jacket Slitter is a professional-grade cable slitter designed for longitudinal, circumferential (ringing) and mid-span slitting of corrugated aluminum or copper shield cables, medium-density polyethylene (MDPE) and high-density polyethylene (HDPE) conduits. The AJS has precision-ground tool steel blade, adjustable blade depth allowing slitting of coverings of up to 1/4 inch (6.3mm) thick and the blade fully retracts inside body for storage.
The AJS’s cam-adjustable lever allows blade dig-in in mid-span application, and lever teeth are designed for soft and hard jacket/covering applications. It will do longitudinal slitting of cable/duct ranging from 1/2 inch (26mm) to larger sizes, and circumferential slitting of cable/duct ranging from 1-1/2 inch (38mm) to larger sizes. It allows window cutout to access fibers inside ducts ranging from 1-1/2 inch (38mm) to larger sizes.