wire strippers


Old 05-04-07, 11:12 AM
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wire strippers

What is a good tool for stripping #8 wire.
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Old 05-04-07, 12:41 PM
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If you only have a small amount to do, then any wire stripping tool with a #10 or #12 slot will work so long as you are careful not to squeeze too hard and cut into the copper.

If you have a lot to do, then buy a stripping tool with a #8 slot like the Klein #11053 or #11049.
Old 05-04-07, 01:37 PM
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After you strip the wire, inspect the metal very carefully. If you nicked it, cut it off and try again.
Old 05-04-07, 02:58 PM
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I love Ideal T stripers. They come in different size ranges.

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