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Sumitomo FC-8R-FC Cleaver (with cleave counter)

Current price £460.00 GBP
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Original price £525.00 GBP
Original price £525.00 GBP - Original price £525.00 GBP
Original price £525.00 GBP
£460.00 GBP - £460.00 GBP
Current price £460.00 GBP
Delivery Date: 13/08/2024 - 56 days from point of order
  • Our most popular hand-held cleaver
  • Competitively priced
  • Sumitomo Award Winning Stockist 2023
  • Spare blades available
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Sumitomo FC-8R-FC Cleaver

Sumitomo’s newest 1-Step optical fibre handy cleaver. It has automatic blade rotation and a digital cleave counter (FC-8R-FC model only).

It's the ideal tool for use in fusion splicing, field termination, or any application that requires precision in a confined space. With a simple cleaving operation that can be performed in the palm-of-the-hand, allowing the user to take the cleaver to fibre in limited slack or cramped applications.

A built-in extra-large fibre scrap collector handles scrap fibres resulting from the cleaving process.

With each cleave, the blade is automatically rotated to a new scoring position on the cleaver blade. The automatic blade rotation feature ensures that the user receives the maximum number of precision cleaves from each cleaver blade.


  • 1 to 12-Fiber Ribbon Cleaver
  • Automatic Blade Rotation
  • Ideal Cleaver for Mechanical Connectors
  • Ideal Cleaver for High Volume Precision Cleaving Applications in Any Environment
  • Compatible with All Sumitomo Electric Fusion Splicers
  • Precision Blade Performs 60,000 Cleaves
  • Cleave counter ensures you know when blade is due replacement. 

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Spec Sheet SUMITOMO FC-8R-FC Hand Held Cleaver with Auto Rotating Blade, Off-Cut Collector and Cleave Counter View