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Platinum Tools’ Parent Company NSI Acquires Fiber Infrastructure Specialist TechLogix Networx

The acquisition of TechLogix Networx will help NSI Industries’ Platinum Tools brand expand its product portfolio beyond tools and testers and into fiber optic technology.

CE Pro Editors · November 11, 2021

Platinum Tools Issues Patent Number Correction for 50 and 100 EZ-RJ Connectors

Platinum Tools has released a statement regarding a recent issue related to its patents. According to the company, incorrect patent labels were applied to certain jars of its 50 and 100 EZ-RJ connectors. Here is the full statement released by Platinum Tools: To Our Valued Distributors, Dealers and Customers, Please be advised that on certain […]

CE Pro Editors · July 12, 2021

Platinum Tools Fiber Optic Visual Fault Tester

Fiber Optic Visual Fault Tester

Platinum Tools’ new Fiber Optic Visual Fault Tester allows professional integrators to test their fiber-optic cabling runs prior to final installation. The Newbury Park, Calif.-based company says that its latest tester works with nearly all fiber optic cabling sizes and connectors, and it enables users to install and test patch and breakout cables for any […]

Robert Archer · November 20, 2020

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John Phillips of Platinum Tools Retires

After more than 35 years in the industry, the last 18 years with Platinum Tools, “Papa” John Phillips has announced his retirement, effective Oct. 2. “John truly has been the ultimate employee and a true friend,” comments Platinum Tools founder Lee Sachs.  “I can’t thank him enough for what he brought to myself personally and towards the great […]

Robert Archer · October 15, 2020

Platinum Tools at ISE 2020: Booth Giveaways, Insulated Tools, More

Platinum Tools is showcasing its new cable stripper, insulated screwdriver, and giving away its ezEX mini termination and test kits each day during ISE 2020.

CE Pro Editors · February 12, 2020

ezEX RJ45 Starter Kit

Platinum Tools has announced the launch of the new ezEX RJ45 Starter Kit. With a normal retail price of $205, the kit will be available for a special introductory of cost of $99.99 for a limited time. “In today’s networks, twisted pair cables are demanding more speed and bandwidth, often carrying power in PoE applications,” […]

CE Pro Editors · February 11, 2020

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Platinum Tools ezEX38 RJ45 Connector Handles Smaller Insulation Diameters

Platinum Tools ezEX38 RJ45 connector is designed to enable easier termination by technicians of wire and cable with smaller insulation diameters.

Jason Knott · February 04, 2020

Platinum Tools PoE+10Gig Shielded RJ45 Field Plug

PoE+10Gig Shielded RJ45 Field Plug The Platinum Tools PoE+10Gig Shielded RJ45 Field Plug optimizes data throughput to PoE+ powered devices. Compatible with a wide assortment of large cables with large conductors. The cast-metal shell provides end-to end shielding from extraneous noise interference in high bandwidth applications. See us at CEDIA 2019 #4133

CE Pro Editors · October 21, 2019

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RJ45 Field Plug

PoE+10Gig Shielded RJ45 Field Plug. Optimizes data throughput to PoE+ powered devices. Compatible with a wide assortment of large cables with large conductors. The cast-metal shell provides end-to end shielding from extraneous noise interference in high bandwidth applications.

CE Pro Editors · September 23, 2019

CEDIA Expo Preview: Platinum Tools Solves ‘Big Fat Conductor’ Termination Woes

Category cable sizes are varying so widely that technicians find themselves in the field without the proper termination tools or connectors.

Jason Knott · September 03, 2019