Hydraulic Crimping Tools – Cembre

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➡ View the complete range of Cembre Hydraulic Crimping Tools – the Cembre hydraulic range of cable crimping tools are lightweight, easy to handle and feature spring loaded handles allowing the die sets to be advanced with one hand.

Hydraulic crimping tools are available for crimping cables up to 400sqmm cross sectional area and working at LV and HV including 11kV/33kV – hydraulic pressheads are available for crimping cables and overhead lines up to 1200sqmm.

Thorne & Derrick can provide expert tool recommendations to ensure customer selection of the most suitable hydraulic crimping tool for the cable application – contact us to discuss your requirements.

T&D have been Official Distributors for Cembre since 1985 – full range of hydraulic crimping tools are available for delivery to UK and international destinations from stock; battery type cable crimping tools are also available.

Pictured below the Cembre HT131-C hydraulic crimper is the preferred tool by LV HV jointers for installing LV HV cable lugs and splices up to 400sqmm – the crimping tool is compact and robust designed for use in limited access cable trench or control panels. The tool features a double speed crimping action: i) fast advancing speed for quick approach of the the die sets to the connector and a ii) slower and more powerful speed for crimping the copper tube effectively onto the conductors.

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Cembre crimping tools are supplied in protective storage cases housing the die sets and tool manual.

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Cembre Selection Table

Tool Features HT45-E  HT51 HT51-KV HT120 HT120-KV HT81-U  HT131-C  HT131LN-C  HT131-UC 
Width 130mm (handles closed)
250mm (handles open)
130mm 138mm 141mm 144mm 144mm (handles closed)
344mm (handles opened)
149mm (handles closed)
349mm (handles open)
Length 346mm 380mm/386mm 488mm/492mm 485mm 473mm 583 mm 488mm
Crimping Force Developed  50kN 50kN 120kN 80kN 130kN 130kN 130kN
Type Of Action Crimp / Compression Crimp / Compression Crimp / Compression Crimp / Compression Crimp Crimp Crimp
Weight 2kg (without crimp dies) 2.75kg/3.0kg 5.7kg/5.8kg 3.4kg 5.5kg 7kg 5.4kg
Opening of the Head 25mm 42mm
Nominal Pressure 600bar 700bar 700 bar
Oil Recommended AGIP ARNICA HI 32 SHELL TELLUS OIL TX 32 AGIP ARNICA 32 SHELL TELLUS OIL TX 32 or equivalent/AGIP ITE360 or ESSO TRANSFORMER P60 or equivalent AGIP ARNICA 32 SHELL TELLUS OIL TX 32 or equivalent/AGIP ITE360 or ESSO TRANSFORMER P60 or equivalent

Maximum cable Crimping Application Ranges LV HV

The following table overviews the hydraulic crimping tools manufactured by Cembre for installing cable crimp lugs and connectors up to 400sqmm – for 500/630sqmm and up to 1000sqmm a full range of hydraulic pressheads are available.

Hydraulic Crimping Tool Cable Crimping Capacity  C Taps  Insulated Terminals   Aluminium 
Cembre HT45-E  150sqmm 70sqmm 35sqmm N/A N/A
Cembre HT51/HT51-KV 240sqmm N/A 70sqmm 120sqmm N/A
Cembre HT120/HT120-KV 400sqmm 400sqmm 185sqmm 240sqmm N/A
Cembre HT81-U 240sqmm 200sqmm 100sqmm N/A N/A
Cembre HT131-C 400sqmm 400sqmm 185sqmm 240sqmm N/A
Cembre HT131LN-C 400sqmm 120sqmm 185sqmm 240sqmm N/A
Cembre HT131-UC 400sqmm 120sqmm 185sqmm 240sqmm 300sqmm
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T&D – Cembre distributors and stockists for their ranges of hydraulic crimping tools and pressheads for applications up to 1200sqmm.