50 JULY / AUGUST 2022 Wiring Harness News INDUSTRIAL INFO-TAINMENT
New Advertiser Offers Low-Cost Crimper
Versatile , Reliable and Made in US
Over the past few issues of WHN , FKN Systek has introduced their C200 tabletop pneumatic crimp tool . It accepts a variety of dies , operates on standard shop air , and has a pressing capacity of 1200kp . The tool offers quick and easy changeout of dies and operates in a linear fashion unlike
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Tools For Electronics Assembly
C200 Pneumatic Crimp Press
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E mail fkn @ fknsystek . com a standard scissor crimp which can wear out tools quickly .
Two crimp contact positioning and holding systems are available . A simple crimp contact star for standard contacts , or a positioning slide for holding both the crimp contact and the wire . A tool set for IDC Ribbon Cable assembly is also available and the company produces custom dies for unique crimping needs .
WHN caught up with Klaus Heimann of FKN Systek to find out more about the company . They began in 1996 in Millis Massachusetts with the sole purpose of supplying equipment and expertise to the electronics assembly industry . Their main product line has been PCB depanelizers and other PCB manufacturing peripherals . Following their customers ’ needs , they branched into harness assembly tools and even a wire pull tester . “ What sets us apart from our competitors is the ability to supply custom solutions ,” Klaus detailed .
Although their standard equipment provides a wide variety of crimping options , he noted there are many occasions where unique geometry or particular designs call for nonstandard applications . “ Our in-house engineering and design team work with our customers to develop the tools they need to make their crimp process efficient and economical .”
Standard tools are in stock , and ready to ship . If you have any questions or would like to discuss a special crimp application , you can contact them at ( 508 ) 376-2500 or send an email at fkn @ fkcsystek . com .
Economical pneumatic benchtop crimp tool Accepts a variety of dies from different manufacturers
Air operated using standard factory air 75-100 Psi . Pressing capacity of up to 4,000 lbs .
Speed up your low to medium volume wire crimping process by using the FKN Systek benchtop crimp press to replace the hand crimping process . This tool uses the same dies you are presently using with your hand operated crimper .
FKN Systek 115 Pleasant Street Millis , MA 02054 Tel : 508 376 2500 Email fkn @ fknsystek . coml