Jinkai SC-3C Crimping Tool

Jinkai SC-3C Crimping Tool

Price: $64.99
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$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 54 reviews
By Leroy
Ukiah CA
generates good crimps
May 31, 2021
This crimper provide very uniform crimps. If feels good and should last me a long time
By Eric
East Meadow, NY
Excellent crimper
April 3, 2021
Great tool to keep on the boat w/o taking up too much room
By Alan
Jinkai sc-2c
March 30, 2021
Better built than any hand held tool Iíve used so far.
ProsWell built
ConsOnly for smaller sizes
By Scott
Ambler, PA
Great small crimper
March 24, 2021
Great for Jinkai's mini crimps and nice and small fits great in your tackle bag
ConsDoes not do the larger crimps
By Drew
Out of alignment
March 24, 2021
I used jinkai crimps and after about 30 crimps they were out of alignment. The crimps donít bite well and sample pulls show about half let go below the test strength. The larger version are worth the increased price.
By updateCategoryParent
Great Product
March 5, 2021
Great quality. Priced alittle too much..
By updateCategoryParent
Nags head
March 1, 2021
This is my 3rd different set of hand crumpets, by far superior to the others
By Pete
Must have tool for making your own rigs
February 20, 2021
Just received my SC-3C crimp tool. I made five 80 lbs. crimps to test the strength. every time the line itself broke, the matching Jinkai sleeves never failed! Easy to use, light and fits in one hand.
ProsCompact and Light
By Anthony
Marathon, Florida
Great Crimpers
February 14, 2021
Easy to use. Precise secure crimps on Jinkai sleeves
By Tommy
Aurora, NC
Solid made crimper
January 1, 2021
Jaws align properly and good release once crimp is made.
ProsSolid build
December 15, 2020
Bought these so I could stop spending crazy money on fluorocarbon leaders. Makes very professional crimps on double barrel sleeves. The jaws line up nice. Probably crimped a hundred sleeves now and not a single issue. Glad I spent the lil extra on one of these over the other cheaper brands with quality control issues.
By Mike
Read the description!
December 13, 2020
Nice tool, well made. Description says Jinkai sleeves 250# or smaller. Well, if you have other brands of sleeves, especially not aluminum, then this tool will not work with the smaller sleeves (#2 or smaller). My bad for assuming all sleeves are the same!
By Ross
South Texas
great crimpers
June 21, 2020
I bought these crimpers for smaller diameter leaders. I have used the blue jinkai crimpers for years and believe they are the best. These certainly did not disappoint. Great product
By aaron
a great tool.
June 8, 2020
I was impressed withe the quality and size(smaller then I imagine). I was able to make my own heavy duty bottom rigs easily..
Proscraftsmanship and ease of use.
By Joe W.
Brigantine, NJ
Good Quality Crimpers
May 8, 2020
We use them for all of our offshore rigging. We only use Jinkai aluminum crimps and Jinkai line with these crimpers and never had a connection failure. Only issue we experienced is with rusting, they seem to rust up pretty quickly so keep them clean and well stored while on the boat.
ConsRust easily
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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