alligator clip


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a clip with a spring that closes the metal jaws

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With the wires still disconnected, touch one probe (or connect the alligator clip) to one screw terminal and touch the other tester probe to the element mounting bracket (Photo 3).
Attach the lemons in a series: Using an alligator clip, attach one end of a copper wire to the penny in one of the lemons.
a week after, inside the gold pocket w/ the golden alligator clip. I found your gold earrings.
The CL 123 is supplied with a rugged carrying case, 9 V battery, external battery pack (without batteries) that holds four AA batteries, type K thermocouple, test leads, and alligator clip.
On the other end is an alligator clip -- again like that found on pant suspenders.
The Traditional Ted Blocker with the alligator clip and the proven, affordable Alessi Talon also are strong sellers in the belt-clip holster market.
Attach the alligator clip on the circuit tester to the cookie sheet.
It used to be when the FBI wanted to eavesdrop on suspected criminals they could employ a trusty alligator clip to the appropriate phone line and listen in for incriminating evidence.
Found in their possession were two fragmentation grenades, a nine-volt battery with a switch, an eco bag containing white granules suspected to be ammonium nitrate, a timer with wire, several wires with alligator clip, concrete nails, two non-electric blasting caps with a safety cover, and, identification cards.
The original use was for the military where there was a need for a very small light source that could be attached to various uniform points with a chunk of velcro, hung with an alligator clip or hooked through a belt loop.
A 10-foot cord with removable alligator clip plus a vinyl carrying case are included.
The 80-decibel alarm carries a one-year warranty and comes complete with a 9-volt battery, 4[feet] adjustable cord with alligator clip, Velcro attachment strip and easy-to-use instructions.
Armed with a search warrant, the PNP found in the possession of the suspects two fragmentation grenade; a nine-volt battery with a switch; an eco bag containing white granules suspected to be ammonium nitrate; a timer with wire; several wires with alligator clip; concrete nails; two non-electric blasting caps with a safety cover; and, identification cards.
For the ladies, there's a Bra-clip option allowing the sheathed knife to be dangled (via an alligator clip) from the center, or any edge for that matter, of the woman's undergarment.
* Attach one of the jumper wire's alligator clips to the spark plug cable's terminal, which is located inside the rubber "boot." Attach the other alligator clip to any metal part of the engine block or the starter housing (Fig.