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Jinkai SC-3C Crimping Tool

Jinkai SC-3C Crimping Tool

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Model
TD Code
Price
SC-3C
JIN-0104
$64.99 USD
JINKAI Tools are among the finest of their kind to be found anywhere in the world. Each of them is a durable, well-designed, precision tool that gets the job done right. A quality tool is a pleasure to use every time.
JINKAI Crimping Tools

SC-3C  This is JINKAI's most deluxe handheld crimper, the original fine tool other companies have tried unsuccessfully to copy. Other tools may look the same but never match the smooth, precise operation of this JINKAI tool. Includes convenient side cutters, safety lock, and three crimping positions for use with JINKAI line 500lb. test and smaller.

SC-3  This beautifully designed tool includes a safety lock and handles contoured to fit comfortably in hand. Three crimping positions coordinate for use with JINKAI line 300 lb. test and smaller.

SC-2C  This tool is a good alternative for fishermen who use only the smaller sleeves, sizes H-K. Includes a tip cutter, textured grips, a safety clasp, and two crimping positions for use with JINKAI line 250 lb. test and smaller.
5 Stars based on 37 reviews
By Luke
Panama City, FL
Works great but...
November 1, 2019
So these things worked great but they are raw steel and rust like crazy. I know that’s a usual thing around saltwater but if you want them to last at all you better make your rigs at the house and leave this at home.
ConsRust easily and very quickly
By bumknee
southern ca
gets the job done
October 10, 2019
gets the job done. good looking crimps for recreational use.
By Douglas
Port aransas, TX
The best
June 20, 2019
Very nice even crimp
By David H.
California
Quality tool
May 17, 2019
These are perfect for the shorter Jinkai crimps (H, I, J, K).
ProsPre-drilled hole on plate in handle for use of a set screw Reasonable price
ConsPre drilled hole not threaded. Tool is riveted together so taking it apart to tap the hole is impossible.
By Carlos
Orlando, Florida
Great Crimper
May 8, 2019
Great size, smaller than other crimpers but still works great on lines up to 300lbs
ProsComfortable, smooth.
ConsNone
By Brian
Snug Harbor RI
Tight crimps
February 20, 2019
I was looking for the best when shopping around, and was not disappointed. Ran a couple crimps to test and line broke before crimp let go which is what you want.
By Robert N.
Manassas,va
Great set of crimps.
February 18, 2019
Very heavy duty well worth the price.
By Steven
Houston, TX
Well Made Tool!
November 22, 2018
Tool is well made. Haven't had a chance to try on real fish yet. Looking to test out Jinkai Sleeves in the next offshore trip.
By Magdiel R.
Miami, FL
Solid crimper
November 18, 2018
Great crimper. The heads align when closed. There was no gap either. They feel solid when applying pressure. Can’t go wrong with these.
By Russell
Miami, Fla
Works as described
November 15, 2018
I have used other crimping tools about the same size but this tool is far superior. Very smooth operation when closing down on the crimp. You get what you pay for and I am glad I spent the money for this excellent tool.
ProsSmooth compression when crimping.
ConsNone observed thus far
By SteveZ307
Scottsdale, Arizona
Size up a step
November 8, 2018
nice consistent crimps but you're better off stepping up to the SC-3 crimper (which also has the capability to crimp size F and G sleeves as well as the size H-K of the SC-2C) for the same cost. Good tool though for the job.
By allan
nj
Must have big game tool !!!!!!
October 19, 2018
Need these if your going after the big boys. Always carry a pair with me when I'm sharking now, and they are fantastic. You always need a good swage sleeve crimper with you if you plan on repairs out on the water.
Prosok price. very useful to repair or make rigs when on the water.
By Bill
New Jersey
Excellent crimper
July 8, 2018
Much smaller than other crumpets but strong enough and easy to make a precise and well formed crimp!
By DERRAL C.
Prescott, Az
SC-3 Crimper
June 6, 2018
Just what the doctor ordered! I crimped my 130 pound leaders for blue fin next month. Easy to use and made good crimps.
By GUY
PANAMA CITY BEACH,FLORIDA
CRIMPING
May 20, 2018
GREAT PRODUCT. PERFECT TO KEEP IN TACKLE BAG FOR OFFSHORE REPAIRS
4 Questions & 4 Answers
William Nesbitt
from SOUTH CAROLINA asked:
December 17, 2018
Are these stainless steel?
1 Answer
They are heat treated stainless steel
Submitted by: Bernie on December 20, 2018

Rick Nichols
from lexington, Ky and Elberta, Al asked:
August 13, 2015
I am going to start making some new rigs where I will use smaller crimping sleeves than I have used in the past. I will be using American fishing wire sleeves single barrel in size #2 and AFW double barrel in size 4F8. What would be the best crimping tool to use? Thank you, Rick Nichols
1 Answer
Hello Rick. The tool you have chose would work well for you. It can crimp a wide variety of diameters.
Submitted by: Brandon on September 3, 2015

Norman Ah Hee
from nah@mlraonline.com asked:
May 6, 2015
What's the size range of leaders that this tool will crimp.
1 Answer
Norman, These will crimp as low as .74 mm to 1.81 mm.
Submitted by: Frank on May 7, 2015

g. miller
from N.C. asked:
October 14, 2014
What size crimps is tool designed for?
1 Answer
It is designed for use with 400# line and smaller. Size "F" crimps and smaller.
Submitted by: Customer Service on October 14, 2014

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