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Online wadu1

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Re: Wire crimping
« Reply #15 on: February 24, 2024, 06:00:49 PM »
Don't forget to slide the shrink tube on the individual wires before crimping connections and the large one over all the wires.
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Re: Wire crimping
« Reply #16 on: February 25, 2024, 02:55:38 AM »
So what I have done is regular butt connectors with heat shrink over the top.  I have done tons of stuff like this in the last 37 years doing 2 way radio installs, full cop and fire rig build ups.  Biggest thing to have is good crimpers.  Kleins ha e always been the best for me https://www.homedepot.com/p/Klein-Tools-Crimping-and-Cutting-Tool-for-Connectors-1005SEN/100352095 like these.

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Re: Wire crimping
« Reply #17 on: February 25, 2024, 09:10:14 AM »
I second using Klein tools. That's what I buy for work. Or Jonard.

 


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