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1. Crimp Terminals:

Box of assorted crimp terminals

Wow. Stuff in a box. Loads of it.

2. Terminal Blocks:

Terminal blocks

Orange. Cool.

3. European Mains Plug:

European mains plug

Also orange. Sacré bleu!

4: Cat5 Keystone Module:

A Cat5 keystone module

Did we mention orange?

5: BNC:

BNC connector

Not orange. Meh.

6: Crocodile Clips:

Crocodile clips

LOLZ! They look like crocodiles!

7: NEMA 5 Socket:

NEMA 5 plug socket

Oh no, angry American.

8: Micro B USB:

A micro B USB plug

So tiny. Bless.

9: 415V 3-Phase Coupling:

A 415V three-phase plug and socket

Ha ha, they said coupling.

10: The Mumbai Multiway:

Tangle of cables attached to a telegraph pole

WTF?!?!?!?!?!?!?

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