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binding post

[′bīn·diŋ ‚pōst]
(electricity)
A manually turned screw terminal used for making electrical connections.

binding post

binding post
A post attached to an electric cable, wire, or apparatus, for making a connection to it conveniently.

binding post

The connecting terminals on a power amplifier or speaker. Also called "posts" or "terminals," high-end stereo equipment often uses gold-plated binding posts with screw caps that make tight connections. Five-way binding posts are also used that accept several connector types. Low-end bindings use spring clips, which are lifted while the bare wire is inserted and then released. See banana connector.
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Two sets of high quality speaker binding posts compatible with bi-wire speakers
For a few extra cents, they could have put in a binding post.
The two binding posts for the main galvanometer and the ones marked "+Ref.
All binding posts and terminal screws should be tightened until full contact is made with the contact plate and then tightened an additional pound-foot.
Integrated Single Sided Silver Binding Posts - Binding posts are located on one side for ease of installation.
If the M8A1 has been stored for a long period, also check that the binding posts can be depressed.
Each cabinet is fully waterproofed at each seam to seal out moisture, rain, snow and ice; in addition, all binding posts on the Algonquin are gold-plated and covered in plastic to prevent rust.
To a pair of speakers using standard binding posts with 50 watts per channel amplification, the selected input is delivered as L/R analogue audio.
Speaker connection is via unique, vertically oriented five-way binding posts with plastic hex nuts.
Quality components parts such as gold-plated inputs and 5-way binding posts make the Millenia suitable for use with high-quality audio sources and speakers systems.
Connections are via gold-plated, 5-way binding posts.
five-way binding posts that Bruce makes himself and also sells