Cable Preparation Equipment

Ritelite’s range of Cable Preparation Equipment includes cable cutters and ratchet cutters for Copper, Aluminium and ACSR conductors and Fibre Cable. Bolt cutters, Battery Powered cable cutters, and remote hydraulic cable cutting heads. Crimping tools, Hand Hydraulic & Dieless Compression tools and Battery Powered Hydraulic compression tools, Hydraulic pumps, Insulated Core Separators, Cable cleaning wipes and insulated gloves. Cable and conductor stripping tools.

Why choose Ritelite?

30 Years’ Industry Experience

The Ritelite team have been continually developing new products to meet and exceed our customer’s requirements for over 30 years.

Wide range of stock held

Ritelite is able to supply a wide range of tools on a next day basis from its Lincolnshire warehouse.

Wide range of products available

Ritelite is able to supply a wide range of battery chargers to meet almost any battery charging application.

Next Day Nationwide Delivery

Ritelite works closely with all major UK transport networks to ensure the best possible delivery service for our customers.

1000V JOINTING & CONSAC SHROUDING KITS

Flexible transparent shrouding used to protect engineers working with live voltages up to 1000V.

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SCISSOR TYPE HYDRAULIC CUTTING HEAD

Scissor head type cutter suitable for cutting cables and core cutting of multicore cables. Ideal for situations where access around the cable is limited.

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INSULATION STRIPPER FOR 11/20KV CABLES

Specially engineered for professional stripping of EPR or XLPE insulation on medium/high-voltage copper or aluminium single core cables. Suitable for cross sections from 25 to 300mm.

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SHAVER FOR BONDED SEMI-CONDUCTIVE SCREEN

For shaving the semi-conductive layer (bonded-vulcanised type) on medium/high voltage XPLE insulated cables.

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CABLE SHEATH & INSULATION REMOVAL TOOL

  • One tool – two functions
  • Removes outer sheath and also XLPE insulation
  • 2 Types GB-M20 - ø15 to ø50mm and GB-M30 - ø32 to ø70mm
  • Both tools give quick, safe and precise cutting
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STRIPPING TOOL FOR PEELABLE SEMI–CONDUCTIVE SCREEN

Special tool for the removal of peelable semi-conductive screen on cold stripping MV and HV cables.

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EK 120/42L U DIE CRIMPING TOOL

  • C-Head with 42 mm opening width and very wide crimping range to 400 mm²
  • Up to 60% less crimping operations due to wide crimping compared with 6 t tools
  • Easy handling by optimum weight distribution

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TORQUE LIMITING SCREWDRIVER

Mainly used by cable jointers where a specific torque setting is required on cable connectors or clips.

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NP400 BLX/BLL INSULATION STRIPPING TOOL

NP400 is designed for cutting the hard insulation on BLL and BLX conductors. This approved for use by most conductor manufacturers. The NP400 can peel insulation from a conductor with an OD of 10-32mm and a maximum insulation thickness of 3mm.

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CONSAC SHEATH CUTTING TOOL

Designed to cut the aluminium sheath on Consac Cable to facilitate jointing and terminating.

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CUTTING WHEELS

For consac sheath cutter.

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OUTER GLOVES

Used as outer glove. Silicone grain leather, very flexible. Large protective cuff in chrome tanned hide.

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GLOVE STORAGE BAG

Safe storage of your gloves. Made from reinforced fabric.

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CABLE CORE GUARD

Used to provide separation between a cable core which is being cut and neighbouring cores. Produced in nylon (International Orange). Nominal Lift 23mm Weight 57g

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MULTI-PURPOSE CABINET KEY

A multi-purpose cabinet key. GT/788CK    

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ELECTRO HYDRAULIC PUMP 5

Electro hydraulic pump for 230V AC and battery operation The EHP 5 is a combined AC / battery operated pump for hydraulic cutting and crimping tools.

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PETROL 4 STROKE PUMP

A quality range of heavy duty power packs designed for demanding remote applications.

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CABLE CORE WEDGES

Used to prise apart and to separate the cores of cables produced in nylon (International Orange).

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CABLE CORE TWISTERS

Used to manipulate bare or insulated cable cores and to align the cores prior to jointing. Produced in nylon (International Orange). Can be for bare or covered cores (ins).

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INSULATED CORE SEPARATORS

Designed to aid the separation of cores during jointing, these wedges are moulded in nylon to resist detrimental wear at the tip during normal use.

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COMPACT GAS TORCH – HOT AIR GUN

Ideal for conductor and cable heat shrink applications.

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INSULATED RUBBER GLOVES

Insulating rubber gloves conform to international IEC-60903 standard. To satisfy the requirements of this standard, they are subjected to dielectrical, mechanical resistance and ageing tests.

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DIE BOX FOR W AND U DIES

15 section metal die box.

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CUTTING DIES FOR THE 4 TO 6 TONNE TOOLS

Cutting capacity up to 4/0 ACSR or 120mm. PRODUCT CODE: DS/W28K Cutting dies for the Klauke Tools, HK60UNV, EK60UNV, EK60UNV-L. PRODUCT CODE: CTP/UCACSR

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BURNDY ‘U’ TYPE DIES FOR 6 TONNE TOOLS

These are the most popular dies, others are available on request.

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S-50 UNIVERSAL CUTTER

The S-50 one handed universal cutting tool has a patented construction, with interchangeable cutting blades.

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BATTERY POWERED RATCHET CUTTERS

This heavy duty rechargeable ratchet cutter has been designed to take the strain out of repetitive cutting of cables using manual tools. The proven cutting blade leaves a clean cut without the distortion of a hydraulic cutter.

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CC/ES32FLUK BATTERY POWERED CABLE CUTTER

Cuts multi-stranded, copper or aluminium cables Cuts fine and superfine stranded copper cables Slim cuting head - ideal where space is critical

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RATCHET CUTTERS FOR STEEL WIRE ARMOURED CABLES

The ONLY mechanically operated cable cutter to cut STEEL WIRE ARMOURED (Non Hardened Steel) Cables.

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CABLE CUTTERS INSULATED HANDLES

Same superior workability as our cable cutters. Specially designed for cutting loaded cables and lines. Good up to 7,000V (test voltage 20,000V).

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BOLT CUTTERS INSULATED HANDLES

Specially designed for cutting bolts, loaded cables and lines. Good up to 7,000V (test voltage 20,000V)

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