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Old 09-19-2013, 09:43 AM
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Originally Posted by dogwater View Post
I always wanted one of those. Its one of those tools that won't be used much but when you need it you have it. I usually solder any thing big.
Me too and, by the time you get the lug hot enough, the solder wicks all the way to China up the wire. Makes for an unmanagable 2 or 3 inches of wire with zero bend qualities... This crimper has it done in a few seconds and leaves the cable flexible right up to the lug... I like it and it IS money well spent!
Mark
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