alligator clip


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alligator clip

[′al·ə‚gād·ər ‚klip]
(electricity)
A long, narrow spring clip with meshing jaws; used with test leads to make temporary connections quickly. Also known as crocodile clip.
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All you do is snap the one end around the binoculars' strap, put the strap over your head as you'd normally do, then reach behind and pull down the other end and attach the alligator clip to the waist band of your pants.
A battery-powered circuit tester with light and alligator clip (available at auto parts and supplies stores).
length of 18-gauge lamp cord and an alligator clip.
The transmitter is equipped with a thumb wheel switch for turning the unit on and adjusting the output level on the front of the unit for use with the large alligator clip leads.
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Limited Tenders are invited for Purchase Of 15 M Long Line Probe With Alligator Clip &Insulated Clips
These leads are rated at IEC1010 1,000V CAT III for the probe alone, and the screw-on alligator clip Model 6723 is rated at 300V CAT II with 10A current maximum.
A group of journalists from several countries listened patiently on how a couple of alligator clips, a computer chip, two wires, a little buzzer, and a power bank could link to a plant and create technological magic.
The kit comes with 7 interchangeable heads that are easy to install; including long and medium pin probes, multimeter connectors, spade connector and alligator clips.
The hands-on activities, sponsored by the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC), included a demonstration of fruit batteries, where galvanized nails, copper braces and alligator clips reacted with the acid in lemons and potatoes to turn on a LED light.