Subject: Re: crimper?...
To: Brian Chase <>
From: Robert F Schaefer <>
List: port-vax
Date: 07/08/2001 14:31:53
On Sun, 8 Jul 2001, Brian Chase wrote:

> On Sun, 8 Jul 2001, Robert F Schaefer wrote:
> > A while ago, someone mentioned a crimper that would do rj45 & mmj.
> > Before I start looking thru the archives, does anyone remember the
> > mfgr & part number?
> I've got a really nice one from Telemaster.  It's the IDEAL Telemaster
> Cat# 30-497.  It does RJ45 and MMJ, but no RJ11/12, etc.  Of the various
> crimpers I've used, I've not found any better than IDEAL's stuff.
> They're solid tools.  I picked mine up at Fry's Electronics, a chain which
> be found on the west coast and in Arizona, for about $40-$50US.

Great-- that's just what I'm looking for.  I already have a pair of cheap
plastic RJ1[12] crimpers that I rarely use.  RJ45 and MMJ will see a lot
more use, I believe, especially since that terminal server I just go has
RJ45 ports.  Anyone in Columbus, OH have a local source for the ends?

> -brian.