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Old 01-21-2013, 12:51 PM   #13
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I wrap the two wires together and then crimp them. do the same any time i need to crimp wires together, never a problem so far.
I NEVER use butt connectors where you push a wire in each end and crimp them. Always wrap them then use one end of the butt connector, works for me.

Originally Posted by Mike Ryder View Post
I had trouble soldering the nichrome wire. In the end I used acid flux and 50/50.
The nichrome crumbles up with silver solder heat.
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