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Nearly Everytime iv tried crimping I have really struggled and its really starting to frustrate me.
Today I was trying to crimp a ring crimp to a 2.5mm solid conductor for attaching to a piranha earth ring on a SWA gland. Tried 3 times and it just wasnt a good connection. Tried different...
Is anybody interested in joining me on a manufacturers one day course in Dunstable for cable crimping, termination and inspection? This is with a well known cable and connection specialist manufacturing company that makes connectors and cable jointing kits and tools and is a one day training...
Hi all and thanks for the help so far.
Re crimping, I have read posts regarding this before.
I have just seen those heat shrink solder connections.
I was going to use normal red and blue crimps then heat shrink each individual core then heat shrink over the whole T&E.
What are peoples...
Ive got a 16way board to change next week and ill be fitting a new CU with all circuits on RCBO protection.
Im expecting it to get very busy in there so I want to shorten the flying neutrals rather than leaving them bunched up.
Do you guys have any recommendations on a crimping...
im after a good crimping tool preferably with insulated crimp dies and un-insulated dies up to 10mm2.
Seen these: Kennedy Industrial - RATCHET CRIMPING TOOL C/WINTERCHANGEABLE JAWS 8PC - Cromwell Tools -...
I need to extend a supply to and oven and the customer has had all the kitchen tiled recently so I didnt really want to suggest chopping it all out and running in new.
I feel a little bit uncomfortable about crimping it but i don't see much other option. Looking at using through crimp lugs and...
Joining a looped neutral in a plaster mounted lighting switch box.
Back in my sad old day... we used plastic connector blocks, which I seem to remember were binned a while back.
What are people using these days?
I watched the sparky on a site the other week crimping all his connections...
Hi all. got my first elecsa assessment in a few weeks. doing a cu change for it, but was wondering what the best way to extend some of the cable going into the board would be, I was going to thru crimp inside the cu, would that be ok for the assessment. thanks
Hi All, when changing a socket front, the red live wire snapped (old twin 2.5mm and earth)looks like there was a nick in the insulation so I have lost about 30mm of the end of the wire and now the live wont stretch to the live terminal on the socket front.
Is there a way of extending the red...
I'm looking for a set of Klein pliers / connector crimpers model 12098.
The Klein universal pliers / connector crimpers have a crimping die behind the hinge for superior leverage while crimping.Does anyone know where I can find a pair of these pliers,tryed ordering from USA but they want min...
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