Originally Posted by hellosailor
Maine, since when does a plain oval shape die count as a proper crimp for anything?
It is very commonly used on heat shrink yellow, blue & red crimps. That one will to 8GA too..
An oval heat shrink crimp die did this..
And this is a cut away of a crimp made by my $1200.00 AMP aerospace certified crimp tool. Looks oval to me...