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Most E-Z-HOOK Hooks come in all ten colors (red, black, brown, orange, yellow, green, blue, violet, gray, and white) PLUS Kilo-Color capability, which offers 1000 color combinations. Kilo-Color allows you to specify any of 1000 color combinations in any of the nine basic E-Z Hooks and the XH or XHL Macro-Hooks. View the Kilo-Color chart by clicking .
Dimensions Part No. Description


X2015

.025" Spacing Double Hook

  • .006" diameter wire double hook
  • Available in all ten colors

Construction:

Double contact hook ends, extension tubes, and plug return spring are all made of stainless steel.

All molded plastic parts are durable nylon.

.030" diameter pin is a gold-plated leaded nickel copper

Features:

Used with PQEP packages up to 0.5 mm lead pitch

Quality construction

Hooks and .030" pin plug are directly connected; no sliding parts

Hooks are stationary and the tip of the housing moves out to close the two hooks together

Board under test must be inactive when connecting hooks

P25 (color)

P25 Pico-Hook Adaptor with .025" (.635 mm) Square Pin

Available in all ten colors PLUS Kilo-Color capability

Construction:

P25 is a one-piece, gold-plated beryllium copper blade that forms hook, conductor, and .025" square pin. Permits connection to .025" square or .030" round push-on jumpers

Hook is designed for connection directly to a single leg of a DIP or to other components with a maximum diameter of .025"

Lightweight and Finger-eze Hypo Action permit hook-ups to delicate wires where weight and leverage may damage component

Barrier on tip prevents shorting between DIP legs

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XM (color)

E-Z-Micro-Hook Test Connectors

The XM Micro-Hook is designed for difficult IC test connections.

Lightweight (less than 1 gram) and Finger-eze Hypo Action permit direct hook-up to delicate wires where weight and leverage may damage component.

Insulated to a single contact point to assure true readings

Barrier on tip prevents shorting between DIP legs

Available in all 10 colors PLUS Kilo-Color capability

Construction:

One-piece beryllium copper, gold-plated conductor and hook per MIL G45204.

Made for connections over component leads up to .025" (.635 mm) diameter.

Durable nylon body and plunger

Stainless steel compression coil spring provides approximately 8 ounces (227 Grams) contact pressure

Field Serviceable:

To connect or replace releads, pull straight out on plunger until it slips free of body. Strip lead wire 3/4" (19 mm), feed wire through plunger and wrap around terminal as shown in Figure 1 (left). Solder, then cut off excess wire at solder point.

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XKM (color)

Double Gripper Test Connector

The Double Gripper is designed for hard to make test connections of varying sizes and shapes. The narrow configuraiton allows stacking of the test connectors side by side for high desnity IC packages and surface mount components.

Available in all 10 colors PLUS Kilo-Color capability

Construction:

A single contact blade of stainless steel formed into two hooks and two .025" square pins

Permits connection to .025" square or .031" round push on adapters and jumpers

The blade is retracted bya single stainless steel compression spring

Both the hypo action plunger and tip housing are molded in durable nylon

Features:

Double grip hooks assure solid positive contact

Narrow nose configuration (.050" width) is ideal for side-by-side stacking

Dual leads and application versatility

Easy-to-use spring loaded design

Availalbe in 10 standard colors (up to 100 color combinations)

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X100W (color)

E-Z-Mini-Hook Test Connectors

Construction:

One-piece, gold-plated beryllium copper conductor and hook per MIL G45204

Square hole tip design permits direct hook-up either vertically or horizontally over square wire wrapped pins

Hook fits over component leads up to .040" (1.016 mm) diameter

Durable nylon body and plunger

Stainless steel compression coil spring provides approximateliy 16 ounces (454 grams) contact pressure

Available in all 10 colors PLUS Kilo-Color capability

Field Serviceable:

To connect or replace lead, pull straight out on plunger until it slips free of body.

Strip lead wire 3/4" (19 mm), feed wire through plunger and wrap around terminal as shown in Figure 1 (left). Solder

Cut off excess wire at solder point

Reassemble, making sure that terminal and nylon fins enter their respective grooves

Keep slack in lead wire pulled out while assembling ro prevent binding

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BASIC PLUNGER DESIGN
Bottom view of plunger
lead exit hole detail


XL1 (color)

E-Z-Mini-Hook XL Test Connector

Construction:

One-piece, gold-plated beryllium copper conductor and hook per MIL G45204

Square hole tip design permits direct hook-up either vertically or horizontally over square wire wrapped pins

Hook fits over component leads up to .040" (1.016 mm) diameter

Durable nylon body and plunger is 5" (127 mm) long to reach through wiring nest up to 4" (101.6 mm) deep

Stainless steel compression coil spring provides approximateliy 16 ounces (454 grams) contact pressure

Available in all 10 colors PLUS Kilo-Color capability

Field Serviceable:

To connect or replace leads, pull straight out on plunger until it slips free of body

Strip lead wire 3/4" (19 mm)

Feed wire through plunger and wrap around terminal as shown in Figure 1 (left)

Solder

Cut off excess wire at solder point

Reassemble, making sure that terminal and nylon fins enter their respective grooves

Keep slack in lead wire pulled out while assembling to prevfent binding

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XR (color)

XR Test Connectors

The Mid-Size XR Hook bridges the gap between the General Purpose X100W and the Macro-Hook XH Model.

The contact thickness has been increased to .025" (.635 mm) for added strength and durability

The hook has been widened to fit over components up to .059" (1.5 mm) diameter

Insulated to a single contact point to assure true readings

Available in all 10 colors PLUS Kilo-Color capability

Construction:

One-piece beryllium copper, gold-plated conductor and hook per MIL G45204

Durable nylon body and plunger

Stainless steel compression coil spring provides approximateliy 16 ozs. (454 grams) contact pressure

Field Serviceable:

To connect or replace leads, pull straight out on plunger until it slips free of body

Strip lead wire 3/4" (19mm)

Feed wire through plunger and wrap around terminal as shown in Figure 1 (left)

Solder

Cut off excess wire at solder point

Reassemble, making sure that terminal and nylon fins enter their respective grooves.

Keep slack in lead wire pulled out while assembling to prevent binding

 
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