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3 Different Ways to Attach an Alligator Clip onto a Banana

This video shows 3 different ways to attach an alligator clip. Different people have different preferences, needs, or applications. This video demonstrates how to DIY attach a fork terminal with a screw, soldering and crimping.

How to Secure a Banana to a Wire with an Internal Set Screw

No Soldering Required! How to attach a wire to a banana plug with an external set screw. This is an application that is great for installation in the field where soldering isn’t an option or permitted.

How to Solder a 10 Gauge Retractable Banana

This shows a Mueller BU-3261410 plug which solders a 10 gauge stranded wire to the outside of the banana plug. These come in an assortment of color options.

How to Solder a Banana to Keep the Tips from Cracking

If the plastic tips on your Mueller BU-32603 banana plugs are cracking when you solder them, follow this video guide.

How to put a wire on a Mueller BU-46 series clip

A quick assembly adding a wire to a BU-46C clip. This is a copper clip that is commonly used in battery applications. It can come insulated in short and long insulators in different colors.

How to Solder a Wire onto a Banana Plug

How to put a field retro-fittable banana plug on a wire and solder it. This is useful in the case that you cannot obtain this fully assembled or want to customize it yourself.

How to Properly Crimp an Alligator Clip to a Wire

Many people don't know the right way to properly crimp an alligator clip onto a wire. This video shows the right way and wrong way to do it and why.

Why Don't Some Alligator Clips have Voltage Ratings

A commonly asked question is why most alligator clips don’t have voltage ratings. This video provides a short explanation. Mueller Electric is the inventor of the alligator clip.

How to Solder a Banana with an External Set Screw

No Soldering Required! How to attach a wire to a banana plug with an external set screw. This is an application that is great for installation in the field where soldering isn’t an option or permitted.

How to Put a Banana Plug on a 10 Gauge Silicone Wire (soldering omitted)

How to put a banana plug on a 10 guage silicone wire. Please check our other video if you want to solder it. This is useful in the case that you cannot obtain this fully assembled or want to customize it yourself.

Kelvin Clip and Wire explanation

A short overview of a Kelvin/Kelvinized clip and lead. A Kelvin connection is a means of making precision electrical contact with a current-carrying component in such a way that eliminates or reduces contact resistance.

Telecom Clips

A demonstration of a telecom clip piercing a wire with a bed-of-nails and spike. This is typically a clip that’s used in underground line detection to detect underground phone lines because of the precision connection it makes.

EZ Squeeze Alligator Clip

The EZ Squeeze is the Alligator Clip that's easier to squeeze. Ergonomic design only requires 1/4 the force to open it compared to similar alligator clips. Great for weaker hand strength or arthritis.