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Patching Strobe wire?

Discussion in 'Strobe Lighting' started by PabstBlueRibbon, Aug 10, 2010.

  1. PabstBlueRibbon

    PabstBlueRibbon Senior Member
    Messages: 733

    So I accidentally cut my strobe cable, one of the leads to a light. Can you just splice them back together?
     
  2. wild bill

    wild bill PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,239

    chopped !

    i would just solder them back together and you will be fine .
     
  3. ajslands

    ajslands 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,033

    You can do both but soldering would be your best bet!
     
  4. massfirefighter

    massfirefighter Senior Member
    from mass.
    Messages: 128

    If it's in a wet area you can use a UF splice kit to keep it waterproof. Heat shrink butt splices work good too.
     
  5. PabstBlueRibbon

    PabstBlueRibbon Senior Member
    Messages: 733

    i soldered them and then electrical taped the **** out of them. Its right by the control box.
     
  6. Dissociative

    Dissociative 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,066

    your fine......but i am very close and got 20,000 feet of that wire here so lemme know i will trade you a new one for beer if you need one.....keep me in your loop if you ever have trouble.