It will make damage for conductor or can cause a problem if we use it for electrical installation.Cable lug is a common practice when involve in electrical fitting and termination.
It have a size of crimp depend on size of conductor.More big size of conductor then more size for crimping tool.In the market, we can get a manual or hydraulic crimping tool mechanism.It depend on our application and conductor size.
What is a crimping tool?
Please refer to hand tools manufacturing user manual before used a crimping tool.It must brief about safety of tool,how to use a right technique and how to maintenance of tool.This is very important to avoid a serious injury and keep long life span for the tools.
We can get many good quality brands of crimping tool such as KNIPEX,NWM,RIDGID,MARVEL,3M,ELORA and many more.Please select a brand with take a time to see a tool catalog,compare with others brand and make a decision for a good choice.
For more detail how to use a crimping tool,please read my last post title “How to crimping a cable lugs”