The VDV Compact Ratcheting Modular Crimper, No. VDV226-107, from Klein Tools delivers fast, reliable connector terminations for voice and data applications. With a direct lateral crimp action and a heavy duty ratchet, it ensures an even, precise and complete termination on every cycle producing more dependable connections. It cuts and strips CAT6, CAT5e, CAT3 and flat-satin voice cables as well as crimps six and eight position modular connectors. A heavy duty ratchet ensures complete termination by executing a full compression cycle every time. The direct lateral crimp action provides a more even, precise contact termination across all pins.