DMC AF8 Crimp Tool, 8 Indent Crimp, Qualified to M22520/1-01, Wire Range 12-26 AWG

(2 customer reviews)


Brand DMC
Color Blue
Item Weight 15 Ounces
Item Dimensions LxWxH 9.75 x 2.5 x 1.25 inches
Handle Material Metal

  • Authentic AF8 Crimp Tool (M22520/1-01) sold by OEM
  • Interchangeable turrets and positioners make this tool adaptable to many applications between 12-26 AWG
  • 8 Impression Crimp
  • Ideal for machined contacts. Popular uses include Amphenol, Glenair, TE and Deutsch Connectors



Product Description

AF8 Crimp Tool with Contact Crimped to Wire

The DMC AF8 offers virtually limitless applications!

Thousands of interchangeable turret heads connect to the AF8 to produce optimal crimps for wire sizes of 12 to 26 AWG.


The DMC AF8, M22520/1-01, is able to crimp machined contacts to your specific military or proprietary contact/wire combination for wire sizes 12 through 26 AWG. The 8 impression crimp assures absolute maximum tensile strength with almost every closed barrel contact.

  • Qualified to MIL-DTL-22520/1* and AS22520/1*
  • Special indent configurations and gaging are available upon request.


AF8 crimp tool M22520/1-01

AF8 crimp tool M22520/1-01

AF8 crimp tool M22520/1-01

4 Indent, 8 Impression Crimp Tool

The crimp tool gives an 8 impression crimp, which assures maximum tensile strength.

8 Selector Setting Knob

The crimp depth can be adjusted by an 8 position selector knob conveniently located on the tool frame.

Ergonomic Rubber Grips

The handle design features blue rubber grips that offer a comfortable and secure feel.

Interchangeable turret heads

Thousands of Interchangeable Turret Head Positioners

  • Positioners adapt the tool frame to meet specific military or proprietary contact combination
  • Turret heads provide a standardized and accurate crimp every time
  • Dataplates affixed to DMC turret heads list specific contact part numbers, the corresponding position color code, and suggested selector depth settings for the wire size being used

AF8 Crimping Wire

DMC’s Precision Crimp Tools Meet the Demands of High Reliability Electrical Systems

  • Made in the USA
  • Built using the highest quality materials
  • Established in 1949

Additional information

Weight 15 kg
Dimensions 9.75 × 2.5 × 1.25 cm




Item Dimensions LxWxH

9.75 x 2.5 x 1.25 inches

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15 Ounces

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9.75 x 2.5 x 1.25 inches

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Date First Available

November 20 2013


Daniels Manufacturing Corporation, DMC

2 reviews for DMC AF8 Crimp Tool, 8 Indent Crimp, Qualified to M22520/1-01, Wire Range 12-26 AWG

  1. anthony acosta

    Great Special ToolAnything bought straight from DMC is legit what you pay for Great Quality and durable Tools.

  2. Aaron

    AmazingHaving worked in the military and aviation with a major airline a perfect crimp is important. This is the only tool I trust. You can get a cheaper brand, but it can cause resistance and premature failure of components.

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