I am having great difficulty inserting the fastons (A107192TR-ND) into the faston covers( A106989-ND), can you tell me what you think the problem is? thank you
Hello mactesrls, welcome to the Forum community. Would you be able to take the dimensions of both parts to verify that they match up with the datasheets? Datasheet for A107192TR-ND and the datasheet for A106989-ND. I took a look at both datasheets and those two parts should work together. If the dimensions of your parts match up with the datasheets, we can check further.
hello Jenny_1307, I too have checked and the dimensions seem to be OK, although I cannot verify the internal measurements of the faston cover. it is a strange problem as I have already used these two components in the past without having any discomfort
I often find 1/4 inch blade connectors (AKA FASTON terminals) difficult to insert.
The high insertion force helps them keep the connection resistance low for a very long time and resist loosening from vibration.
I often end up using pliers to connect/disconnect this type of connector.