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4 Ways to Connect Wires: Split & Tape, Butt Connectors, Heat Shrink Crimp, and Solder. Complete DIY

Ever had a wire break or break through the protective casing? Then you need to watch this video with four ways to solve this problem. In each of these ways, you will how to strip and connect two wires together.


• Heat Shrink Wrap -

• Heat Gun -

• Wire Strippers -

• Helping Hands Tool -

• Electrical Tape -

• 18 Gauge Butt Connectors -

• 18 Gauge Heat Shrink Connectors -

• Wire Crimper Tool -

• Solder 60/40 -

• Rosin Flux -

• Solder Iron -

00:07 - The Four Ways Described

00:43 - The TOOLS for each way

03:32 - 1. Split & Tape

07:49 - 2. Butt Connectors (+ Heat Shrink Wrap)

08:34 - 3. Heat Shrink Crimp Connectors

11:32 - 4. Solder (+ Heat Shrink Wrap)

18:11 - PULL TEST: See how each holds up by pulling them!

You can easily fix your own broken wires with just a few tools and the know-how described in this video.

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