Hopkins Trailer Wiring Installation Kit

Hopkins Trailer Wiring Installation Kit

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Wiring your trailer has never been easier. This kit contains a multipurpose wire tool; 12-V LED circuit tester; connectors; zip-ties; ground screws; and more. Perfect for Y-harness and 4-conductor wire installation. Lowest Prices for the best wiring from Hopkins. Hopkins Trailer Wiring Installation Kit part number HM51010 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Wiring your trailer has never been easier. This kit contains a multipurpose wire tool; 12-V LED circuit tester; connectors; zip-ties; ground screws; and more. Perfect for Y-harness and 4-conductor wire installation.


Features:

  • Great for wishbone-style Y-harness and bonded 4-wire installation, or any other wiring project
  • Includes the essentials for rewiring or hardwiring a trailer connector to your trailer
    • (1) Multipurpose wire tool for cutting, stripping and crimping
    • (1) 12-V LED probe circuit tester
    • (1) Roll of electrical tape
    • (9) Butt connectors
    • (1) Terminal grease packet
    • (2) Self-tapping, hex-head ground screws
    • (20) 5-1/2" Long zip-ties
    • (1) 4-Wire flat dust cover
    • (4) Splice connectors
    • (3) Ring terminals
    • (1) Resealable storage case to keep everything organized


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Video Transcript for Hopkins Wiring - Tools for Wiring - HM51010 Review

Today we are going to be taking a look at part number HM50110 this is the Hopkins 43-piece trailer wiring installation kit. It's going to great for wishbone style wiring harness and bonded four wire installations. It's also going to be extremely helpful with any other wiring project that you may have. The unit is going to include the essentials for rewiring or hard-wiring a trailer connector to your vehicle. We are just going to go over the components that is comes with. The first thing that I want to mention is the multiple purpose wire tool, this is going to assist you cutting your wires, stripping the wires and crimping your connectors. It's got everything nice and labeled on here, it's got the different gauges, it shows you what area of the cutter or what area of the tool you need to use it order to cut, to strip, to crimp or anything like that.

Really nice design and that's really going to come in handy again with any wiring project that you may run into.It's also going to come with one 12-vault LED probe circuit tester, it's going to be this right here. Your going to get one roll of electrical tape. You going to get nine butt connectors, these are simple connectors that get crimped and it's going to connect two wires together, three different sizes in there so it really does accommodate different wire gauges. Your going to get one terminal grease packet, two self tapping hex-head ground screws. These right here are going to be your five and a half inch long zip ties, your going to get twenty of these, that way you can secure any excess or slack in your wiring that you may have. It's going to come with one four wire flat dust cover and something that screws over the connections points when the connectors not in use.

It's going to prevent corrosion, it's really going to reduce the amount of dirt and moisture that may get into the connection points, so that's a nice little feature to have as well. Your going to get four splice connectors, again these are another tool to connect two wires together. Three ring terminals, two different sizes, your going to get one with the yellow end, that's a little bit bigger and then your going to get one with the blue end a little bit smaller. Two of them are the smaller ones, one of them is going to be the larger one and then you are going to get this nice carrying case. This is reusable, so once you get done with all the components or maybe you don't use all the components included, you can keep them stored in here for neat organization or you can just reuse this and maybe store some other items in there that you may have laying around. That's going to do it for today's review of part number HM50101 this is Hopkins 43-piece trailer wiring installation kit.

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Hopkins Trailer Wiring Installation Kit - HM51010

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (5 Customer Reviews)

Wiring your trailer has never been easier. This kit contains a multipurpose wire tool; 12-V LED circuit tester; connectors; zip-ties; ground screws; and more. Perfect for Y-harness and 4-conductor wire installation.

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Just what i need to rewire the whole utility trailer. Great Suggestion from Tammie. Great Customer Service and Fast Shipping 509592



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Got your basics covered! 480444



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Great kit, with a little bit of everything you would need to wire a trailer. 351895



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I thing it is a good product just for one use. 246021



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What can you really say about a tool kit? Good quality, great price. Worked for exactly what I needed it to. 215982


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