Insulated Alligator Clip grips contacts up to 1.26 in. dia.

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Extra-large Insulated Alligator Clip (Elephant Clip(TM)), Model CT3251-#, is available in 10 colors and accommodates flat, hexagonal, or round wires as small as 0.010 in. Suited for electrical, automotive, industrial, and electronics applications, it features 0.58 in. wide body with ergonomic finger stops. Double-insulated clip is IEC61010-031 rated to 1,000 V CAT III and 600 V CAT IV. RoHS-compliant product, rated to 36 A, has 4 mm safety banana jack connection.

Original Press Release:

Insulated Alligator Clip Offers Users Extra-Large Opening

YORBA LINDA, Calif., November 30, 2005 ... Cal Test Electronics, a premier supplier of over 3,000 standard and custom electronic test accessories, announces the immediate availability of the new Model CT3251- #, Extra-large Insulated Alligator Clip (Elephant Clip(TM)) to its growing family of test accessories. Currently available in 10 colors, the Model CT3251- # can grip large contacts up to 1.26" (32mm) in diameter, yet accommodate flat, hexagonal or round wires as small as 0.010" (0.25mm). Priced as low as $4.85 each, they are ideal for electrical, automotive, industrial, and high-power electronics applications.

The CT3251- # offers many outstanding features including:
o Large opening - 1.26" (32mm) diameter grip capacity
o Slim, stylish body
o 1,000V CAT III/600V CAT IV
o 36A current rating
o Ergonomic finger stops
o 4mm safety banana jack connection
o RoHS compliant
o Available in 10 colors

Even with this large span, the Elephant Clip(TM) is easy to handle with its narrow design (only 0.58"wide) and ergonomic finger stops.

The double insulated clip is IEC61010-031 rated to 1,000V CAT III and 600V CAT IV, and 36A. A 4mm safety banana jack makes for easy connection to standard sheathed (shrouded) banana plug leads. The gray upper body color denotes compliance to RoHS requirements.

Specifications include 20ohm resistance and a working temperature of -20 to + 90 degrees C. The Model CT3251- #, Extra-large Insulated Alligator Clip (Elephant Clip(TM)) is available in ten (10) colors and can be ordered by replacing the - # with the corresponding color number as shown below:

0 = Black, -1 = Brown, -2 = Red, -4 = Yellow, -5 = Green, -6 = Blue, -7 = Violet, -8 = Grey, -9 = White, and -4/5 = Yellow/Green.

Priced at a low $4.85 each, All Model CT3251- #, Extra-large Insulated Alligator Clips come with Cal Test Electronics' one-year warranty and are available for immediate delivery.

With over 20 years of experience in the design, development and manufacturing of high-performance, high-quality electronic test accessories for the OEM market, Cal Test Electronics has developed a reputation for excellence. Recognized for their price-performance value, application flexibility, and wide selection of over 3,000 standard and custom products, Cal Test Electronics products are available worldwide.

For additional information, contact Bill Hansen at Cal Test Electronics, 22820 Savi Ranch Parkway, Yorba Linda, California, 92887-4610, Tel: (714) 221-9330, Fax: (714) 921-9849 or visit our Web site at

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