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Old 12th December 2011, 11:47 PM   #1
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I need a source and part number for some bias test points that you would insert your VOM probe into. I've seen them but cannot recall a PN or name. They are mostly plastic with a metal insert inside and are chassis mount.
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Old 13th December 2011, 12:07 AM   #2
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They're called tip jacks. The best ones are made by HH Smith (Abbatron). I buy them on eBay. Search for HH Smith or tip jack. Mouser also sells them. But they may be imports.
Mouser Electronics - Electronic Component Distributor tip jack
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Old 13th December 2011, 11:20 AM   #3
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thanks
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Old 18th December 2011, 05:03 PM   #4
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Just happened to find some NOS H.H. Smith Turret terminal banana jack pieces at a .24 ea close out price.

Now I'm trying to find some nylon stepped washers

outside dia 1/2" inside dia .312 height at max step .092 thickness of washer .062
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Old 19th December 2011, 08:11 AM   #5
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Try McMaster-Carr for shoulder washers.
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