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    GC20r™ Conversion Kit with Cortex™ Intelligence

    Gates offers the GC20™ Cortex™ as a new crimper, and we offer GC20r™ conversion kits that upgrade the PC707 crimper to a digital, connected GC20 Cortex crimper with a straightforward 45-minute conversion. Plus, the conversion kits utilize the same dies and pump as your existing PC707, to minimize disruptions to your business. At Gates, we design hydraulic hose crimper solutions to be smart and versatile for ultimate operational efficiency in the factory and the field — because every minute counts when you're on the clock.

    • Ease of Installation — GC20r™ Cortex™ PC707 Conversion Kit installation requires only a few common tools — no other special skills required.
    • Reduced Downtime — Minimizes disruptions to your business with a straightforward 45-minute conversion at a customer site.
    • Minimal Investment — The GC20r™ Cortex™ PC707 Conversion Kit utilizes the same dies and pumps as your existing PC707, minimizing the investment required to upgrade to the latest technology.

    Features and Benefits

    • Cloud Connected Cortex Intelligence — Access to the latest content with data refresh pushed automatically overnight when connected to Wi-Fi, and the ability for users to pull content at anytime.
    • Offline Functionality — After initial set up using Wi-Fi, the crimper can fully operate offline.
    • Onboard Crimp Information — 3X faster than traditional PC707 when selecting crimp settings; crimp specifications automatically loaded based on user selections.
    • Stored Favorites — For quick reference; rename saved assemblies and drag-and-drop for preferred order.
    • Automated Calibration — The tablet eliminates manual adjustments to machine.
    • Improved Ergonomics — Addition of an LED work light and a new handle on the die cone makes it more user friendly and reduces contact with grease.
    • Added Safety + Control — Optional administrator and operator profiles with password protected login.
    • Integrated Product Selection Tool — Provides a quick and efficient way to select the right hose, coupling and die combination; eliminates the need for handwritten or printed crimp specs that fade or become outdated over time.
    • On-board Training Content — Knowledge Center provides, animations, videos and PDFs to guide user through the product functionality with training messages, maintenance log to easily track activity, product information and safety content.
    • Built-In Quality Control — Gates-only hoses ensure a qualified assembly.
    • Over-The-Air (OTA) Firmware Updates — OTA ability creates a future-proof design allowing crimpers in the field access to updates, not yet defined — enabling continuous innovation with new enhancements by Gates.
    • Durability – electric controls are FCC and CE compliant for improved performance and reliability.
    • Design Patent Pending – modern interface enhances user experience.


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