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Crimp tool to attach pins to wire?

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I am attaching the pins to the wire I bought, isn't this a job for a crimping tool or am I getting things mixed up?
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post #2 of 5
Wrong forum for this, but yes you want a crimp tool. Just make sure you do it properly as a bad crimp will lead to the wire disconnecting and you don't want that happening.
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maybe a MOD can move this to MODding for you.... couldnt resist, sorry!
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Yes, you want to use a crimping tool.
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Even though semi costly I advice you to get a quality crimper. One that looks likes this:




Fx from MDPC-x.com or from link


Cheap crimp tools tend to bend the tabs around the wire instead of bending them into the wire for a good "bite". Also a good crimp tool will help you control the force with which you crimp ensuring enough but not too much power. Also good tools are a pleasure to work with...


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