Platinum Tools® Launches ProStrip Wire Strippers

Now Shipping, the ProStrip 10/20 Cuts and Strips 10-20 AWG Solid and 12-22 Stranded Wire, while the ProStrip 16/30 Cuts and Strips 16-30 AWG Solid and 18-32 AWG Stranded Wire

CAMARILLO, Calif., April 27, 2010 - Platinum Tools (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation and hand termination of wire and cable, is proud to launch its ProStrip wire strippers (P/Ns: 15003C & 15005C). Now shipping with an MSRP $13.99, the ProStrip 10/20 cuts and strips 10 -20 AWG solid and 12 -22 stranded, while the ProStrip 16/30 cuts and strips 16 -30 AWG solid and 18 -32 AWG stranded wire.


"Designed to meet the demanding expectations of professionals, Platinum Tools' new ProStrip wire strippers deliver top performance, total comfort and consistent, reliable results," explained Lee Sachs, Platinum Tools, Inc. president and general manager. "The ProStrip is designed for the electrician as well as a broad range of telecom and network, security, residential structured wiring, whole house and custom install A/V, and professional and commercial A/V applications."

ProStrip features a precision -ground strip nest for clean strips on solid or stranded CU/AL wire. "Its durable ergonomic grips reduce hand and wrist fatigue while requiring less hand force to cut due to geometrically designed handles while at the same time installers can use the tool either left or right handed," Sachs added.

Additional features include:
• Non -slip, color -coded handles to quickly distinguish tools
• Lock device protects cutting and stripping edges when stored
• Opening stop prevents spring from coming off and becoming disengaged
• Curved blades provide easier and cleaner cuts
• Cut and chase threads on 6/32 and 8/32 bolts
• Serrated plier nose for gripping, pulling, and twisting
• Holes in jaw for looping wire
• Black oxide finish

For more information on Platinum Tools ProStrip wire strippers and Platinum Tools' complete product line, please visit www.platinumtools.com, call (800) 749 -5783, or email info@platinumtools.com.

About Platinum Tools
Platinum Tools, founded in 1997, was created based upon two very simple objectives. First, develop the absolute best possible solutions for the preparation, installation, and hand termination of wire and cable. Second, implement an operational infrastructure that can deliver these products in an efficient, timely, and high quality manner.

All of our products must absolutely satisfy three critical benchmark criteriautility of function; quality of function; and economic value. Our people are our company. They, too, must be focused on and work to satisfy three critical benchmark criteriacustomer satisfaction; product knowledge and expertise; and willingness to learn and adapt.

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