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Re: An additional test
Crusty1   11/29/2013 11:51:27 AM
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@antedeluvian: How about snapping insulation tape with your fingers? Cloth insulation tape was easier than PVC.

Terminating and dressing multicore mineral insulated copper clad cable is a strangly satisfying past time.

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Re: An additional test
Crusty1   11/29/2013 11:44:56 AM
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@Zeeglen: REAL engineers use their TEETH!

So do kids with lousy wire cutters, I think thats where I got a taste for chewing sleeving, That was until I got hooked on tabacco.

It w,ould have been better hooked on sleeving as it took 20 years to kick tobacco.

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Re: An additional test
antedeluvian   11/29/2013 11:35:08 AM
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zeeglen

Why stop at just 2 teeth?  Go for AWG 18 through 30!

I guess Terry Thomas had a 10AWG gap!

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Re: An additional test
antedeluvian   11/29/2013 11:22:21 AM
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zeeglen

Why stop at just 2 teeth?  Go for AWG 18 through 30!

ROTFL- Good idea!

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Re: An additional test
zeeglen   11/29/2013 11:20:30 AM
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Why stop at just 2 teeth?  Go for AWG 18 through 30!

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Re: An additional test
antedeluvian   11/29/2013 11:03:19 AM
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Now that's something I should've thought of 3 weeks ago. I am having a denture made- If I had allowed for a gap between two of the teeth and had the edges sharpened I could probably claim the denture as a work expense!

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Re: An additional test
zeeglen   11/29/2013 10:56:18 AM
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Cutters?  REAL engineers use their TEETH! (just kidding) :^}

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An additional test
antedeluvian   11/29/2013 10:45:53 AM
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How about adding another test? Being able to strip a wire with only a pair of cutters?

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Re: Getting nasty
antedeluvian   11/28/2013 2:57:54 PM
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@dgreigml1

CO2 fire extinguisher and a jar of acetone

Do you just take the cylinder off the wall and shpritz it into a container? LOL

 

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Re: Getting nasty
dgreigml1   11/28/2013 2:52:35 PM
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CO2 fire extinguisher and a jar of acetone. Enamel off the end in one go. Solder dip or crimp with haste and no flux (the acids erode over time, that's the advantage of a crimp air tight contact).

Cooner Braided Wire, stretch between the tow bars of 2 cars, one anchor and other the pull so as to braid it tight. At least as good as Litz once stretched.

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