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Crimping Deustch connector terminals

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Bought the bits for a 2-way Deutsch DT connector from MSEL so I can make my light bar removable...




Awesome, quality product - highly recommend. 


Has anyone had experience with crimping the terminals without the special (expensive) crimping tool? 

I have a range of other crimping tools available.


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47 minutes ago, gotasuby said:

Where are you located? 

Central Auckland

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There are 2 types of pins available; the barrel crimps like you have above, and a traditional style folding crimp.


I don't think there is a nice way to crimp the barrel ones without the obscenely expensive tool, sorry :(

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The crimper is only $99. A lot for a one off job, but it's always good to have the right tools on hand. I would be tempted to use a hammer.

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