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by Burndy 

Catalog ID: MD734R

Hand operated full cycle ratchet tool, Hytool, Handle material: Reinforced composite Polymer, Crimp Force: 9000 lbs.

  • Full stroke ratchet mechanism
  • Ergonomically designed one-piece composite polymer handles
  • Comfort grip handles
  • Time-proven forged steel jaw design
  • No tool adjustment required
  • Positive lock spring-loaded die retainer buttons
  • PTFE impregnated steel/bronze bushings and stainless steel pins
  • Color coded dies
  • Die index embossed on finished connection for inspectability
Features: Full Stroke Ratchet Mechanism, Ergonomically Designed, One Piece, Composite Polymer Handles, Comfort Grip Handles, Time-Proven Forged Steel Jaw Designs, No Tool Adjustment Required, Positive Lock, Spring Loaded Die Retainer Buttons, PTFE Impregnated Steel/Bronze Bushings And Stainless Steel Pins, Color Coded Dies, DIE Index Embossed On Finished Connection, Easier Tool Operation Due To Unique Handle Design, And Anti-Slip Grips, Grips And Handle Knobs Improve Operation By Preventing Slipping, Butting Jaws Assure Proper Crimps, Wear Indicator Allows Instant Inspection Of Calibration, Full Cycle Ratchet Assures Complete Consistent Crimp, High Grade Hardware Increases Tool Life And Durability, Allows Use Of Complete Line Of BURNDY W-VT, W-RT And X-RT Series Dies, Color Coded Dies Simplify Selection Of Correct Connector And Die Combinations, Die Index Embossment On Crimp Provides Easy Inspection And Quality Assurance, 99,000 Crimps Without Needing Adjustment, 5-Year Limited Warranty, Width: 8 IN At Handles, 4-1/2 IN At Jaws, Jaw Covering: EPDM Rubber (MD7-34RC), Covered Handles: No, Permanent Dies: Yes, Handle Length: 26 IN, Dies Used: W VT, V RT And X RT, Weight: 8 LB, Accepts Dies: Yes, Fully Covered: No, Cutting Dies Available: Yes5 year limited warranty

Product Details


Application Copper Lugs and Splices #8-500 kcmil Types YA, YA-L, YA-L-TC, YA-L-NT,YS-L, YS, YST, YA-TC
Crimp Force Capacity 4.5 ton
Die Type W-VT, W-RT, and X-RT Styles
Sub Brand HYTOOL
Tool Type Hand Operated Crimper
Type Crimpers
UPC 781810040430
UPC 12 Digit 7818100404300


Length 25 in
Weight 7 lb
Width 8 in

Conductor Related

Crimping Ranges Copper Lugs/Splices #8 - 500 kcmil, Copper Lugs/Splices #8 - 350 kcmil Flex, Copper Battery Lugs #8 - 350 kcmil Flex, Thin Wall C-Taps #12 - 3/0 AWG

Certifications and Compliance

Certification - CSA Approved No
Certification - ETL No
Certification - UL Recognized No
Certification - cULus No
Standards - RoHS Compliance Status EX
UL Listed No


Minimum Pack Quantity 1


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