cap crimper

cap crimper

[′kap ‚krim·pər]
(engineering)
A tool resembling a pliers that is used to press the open end of a blasting cap onto the safety fuse before placing the cap in the primer.
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But if your role is "simple, innocent tourist," don't choose a weapon-specific one like the Multitasker, Leatherman MUT, or the SOG PowerLock EOD model with the blasting cap crimper. In some places the authorities are smart enough to note the difference, and may either treat you to a full-strip detail search and less-than-friendly questioning, or tip the secret-squirrel police to dog you, or both.
The Road Runner[TM] Pharma high-speed aluminum cap crimper is suitable for clean room environments and is easily adapted for crimping aluminum caps on vials.
The main differences being the needle-nose pliers have a cap crimper configured into the jaws, plus fuse wirecutters and a C4 punch.