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Old 02-03-2016, 05:57 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by RogerB View Post
I'm sure you'll be fine. The hardest bit I found was getting rid of the insulation, which is invisible to the naked eye. I tried burning it off with the soldering iron but was not sure that I wasn't causing damage to the wire inside. I ended up running a fine needle file over it. I suppose if the solder sticks - you've done it! R-
I think the coating is designed to melt/burn away when you touch it with the iron. Still a bu##er though.
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