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Old 07-01-2014, 09:44 PM
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What Mark said about the heat shrink with sealant...also, use metal butt splices and crimp them before soldering....if you can't find the plain metal ones, use a pair of side cutters and remove the insulation from an insulated one.
Thank you, Duncan. I can get metal butt splices at our local hardware store, and I think you mentioned Parts Express for the heat shrink.
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Old 07-01-2014, 09:58 PM
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Thank you, Duncan. I can get metal butt splices at our local hardware store, and I think you mentioned Parts Express for the heat shrink.
They have reasonable prices on it...also, if you don't have a proper crimper, they have a fairly decent one at a good price.

https://www.parts-express.com/ratche...andle--360-680

https://www.parts-express.com/crimp-...inals--360-686
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I can't seem to find the uninsulated butt splices around here, so I get them from Radio Shack...
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