Figure 14. Unlocking Contact Mechanism
Figure 17. Unlocking Contact Retention
Mechanism with Unwired Contact
g. Remove tool and unlocked contact from
connector by withdrawing tool from connector
h. Remove contact from removal tool by pressing
56. Broken Wire Contact Removal.
Metal tool tips are sharp and can cause injury
to personnel and/or damage to connectors.
Figure 15. Removing Contact from Connector
Exercise caution when using this tooling.
Metal tooling may damage the wire sealing
grommet at the end of the connectors. Use of
plastic tools is preferred.
Select removal tool (Table 5, Figure 16).
b. Inspect tips of metal tools for nicks, burrs, and
distortion of probe before use as connector damage can
Figure 16. Typical Unwired Contact Removal Tool