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Old 09-22-2013, 09:28 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.
Soldered connections don't make as good a connection as a properly crimped connection. In the electrical trade many installation specs don't allow soldered connections because of the resistance, which builds heat, and breaks down the solder.
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