The ULTIMATE List of Tools for Low Voltage and Structured Cabling

There are many tools that can be used for low voltage and structured cabling. In this blog post, we will discuss the top 31 tools that are most commonly used in the industry. Keep in mind that this is not an exhaustive list, but it should give you a good idea of the types of tools that are available to you.

We have been running polls in the Low Voltage Nation Facebook Group and asking our Ambassadors which tools they prefer. So here is the list!

Disclosure: Some of the links in this article may be affiliate links, which can provide compensation to me at no cost to you if you decide to purchase an item.

4-Pair TesterKlein Tools VDV501-851 Cable Tester Kit with Scout Pro 3
Cable CertifierFluke Networks DSX2-5000 CableAnalyzer Copper Cable Certifier
Scissors/SnipsKlein Tools 21010-6-SEN Free-Fall Snip
Cutters/Dikes/DiagonalsMilwaukee Electric 48-22-6107 Diagonal Cutters 7in
CrimpsKlein Tools VDV226-011-SEN Crimper
Keystone Punch DownV-Max I-Punch Down Termination tool
66 110 PunchKlein Tools VDV427-300 Impact Punchdown Tool, 66/110 Blade
Cable CombPanduit CBOT24K Cable Organizing Kit
Butt SetFluke Networks TS19 Telephone Test Set with Banana Jacks to Alligator Clips
Tone and ProbeFluke Networks MT-8200-60-KIT IntelliTone Pro 200 Toner and Probe Kit
Label PrinterBrother Mobile PT-E550W Industrial Wireless Handheld Labeling Tool
ImpactMilwaukee 2551-20 M12 FUEL SURGE Compact Lithium-Ion 1/4 in.
Tweaker ScrewdriverWiha 32085 5 Piece Insulated PicoFinish Precision Screwdriver Set
MagnepullMagnepull XP1000-LC
Fish TapeKlein Tools 56333 Fish Tape, Steel Wire Puller with Double Loop Tip
Fish SticksLabor Saving Devices 81-230 Wire Running Rod kit
Low Voltage TemplatesLow Voltage Mounting Bracket Template
Drywall SawMilwaukee 48-22-0304F 6 in. Jab Saw with Plastic Handle
Hammer DrillMilwaukee Electric Tools 2804-22 Hammer Drill Kit
SDS Plus/SDS MaxMilwaukee 2912-22 M18 Fuel 18V 1″ SDS Plus Rotary Hammer
Tape MeasureKlein Tools 9225 Tape Measure, Heavy-Duty Measuring Tape with 25-Foot Double-Hook
LevelMilwaukee 4932459097 Billet Torpedo Level
Impact BitsMilwaukee 48-32-4006 40PC Shockwave Drill and Drive Set
11 in 1 ScrewdriverMilwaukee 11-in-1 Multi-Tip Screwdriver
Flex CameraOiiwak Industrial Endoscope Camera 3.9mm Bore Scope Inspection Camera
Cable FerretFerret Plus Wireless Inspection Camera – WiFi Borescope with on-Board Memory & Voltage Detector
Security BitsDEWALT Screwdriver Set, Security, 31-Piece (DWAX200)
Pulling PallPulling Pal – Low Voltage and Network Cable Installation Pulley
Heavy-Duty Multi Connector Compression CrimperKlein Tools VDV212-008-SEN Compact Compression Crimper
CPT Cable Stripping ToolsPremium Coaxial Cable Cutter/Prepping Tool for RG59, RG6, RG7, and RG11

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