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post #21 of 22
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from the broken part of the crimp, is it ok to just solder the wires onto the crimp... the crimps that got stuck have a really tight grip on the previous wires and I cant seem to lift the flaps up to take them out, so instead can I not just solder onto it to avoid the hassle?
post #22 of 22
It'd be better to buy some new pins. I've never soldered the pins so don't know how robust they'd be especially if the don't have the 'strain relief' crimp on the insulation. I do know from trying it out that the pins break more easily if you lift up and recrimp the 'wings'.

If you're in the UK then send me a pm and I'll post you a few pins.
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