Retention test tools
Different types available.
This tool is designed to test contacts in connectors to verify a properly “locked in” condition after insertion. These tools impose a controlled spring pressure against pin or socket contacts and will displace the contact when it is not properly locked. Eash tool has interchangeable probes for testing either pin or socket contacts and three sizes of compression springs (light, medium or heavy, covering from 1 1/2 to 18 lbs) Tool is easily adjusted to any requirement. Design features a “visual check” with an indicator button showing when full compression is reached.