Elpress HKL/ KL Features
Elpress HKL/ KL Hydraulic Cable Cutting Tools is a series of hydraulic cable cutters covering almost all needs for cutting power cables and OH-line wires. The cutting heads can be operated with Elpress Foot Pump P4000, Elpress Battery and Mains Operated Electrohydraulic Pump PS710 or Elpress Mains Powered Pump P1000. The cutting capacity of any cutting tool may vary due to conductor design, insulation thickness, hardness of materials, etc.. Not suitable for steel wire and wire reinforced cable.
Tools are available in several variants for cutting Cu and Al cable up to approximately Ø 85 mm. In addition to the simple mechanical tools that cut cables up to Ø 20 mm, there is a wide range of hydraulic tools for cutting cable up to approximately Ø 85 mm.
The size of the conductor that the tools can handle mainly depends on the type of conductor to cut; whether it is a low or medium voltage cable and whether it is, for example. a Solid Class 1, Flexible Class 5 or Stranded Class 2 Conductor. The hardness of the conductor’s material also affects the results. For example, the PCT54C is capable of cutting type Cu FKKJ 4 x 95 mm² low voltage cable or Al AKKJ 4 x 240 mm² or medium voltage cable type Al AXLJ 3 x 150 mm². The insulation takes some space on the medium voltage cable, which is why it can’t be restrictive.
For more information on Elpress HKL/ KL Hydraulic Cable Cutting Tools, consult PDF File or Technical Data Table below.
*Technical Data subject to change without notice.
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|Part No.||Max Ø Conductor||Net Weight||Dimensions (L x W x H)
|Elpress HKL40||40||6,058 kg||645 x 165 x 85 mm|
|Elpress HKL55||55||4,133 kg||560 x 140 x 55 mm|
|Elpress HKL85||85||7,6 kg||745 x 190 x 72 mm|
|Elpress KL40||40||4,7 kg||285 x 105 x 85 mm|
|Elpress KL55||55||3,5 kg||300 x 110 x 55 mm|
|Elpress KL85||85||6,7 kg||385 x 170 x 75 mm|
|Hydraulic Manual Cutters
Hydraulic Cutting Heads
|Max. opening||Ø 40||Ø 55||Ø 85|
|Max. cutting force, KN||88||43||55|
|Max. cutting capacity, examples.|
|Copper cable||Ø 40||400 (500) mm2||630mm2|
|Cu annealed solid conductor||Ø 20|
|Cu rod||Ø 30|
|Aluminium cable||Ø 40
| 3 x 240 + 95 mm2
| 3 x 240 + 95 mm2
630 (800) mm2
|Al annealed solid conductor||Ø 25|
|Al bar||Ø 40|
|Telephone cable||Ø 55|
|Steel wire (<180 daN/mm2)||Ø 11|
|Steel rod||Ø 18|
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