How To Strip Wire the Safe Way | The Family Handyman

When stripping insulation from wiring, you might be tempted to use the cutting jaws on lineman’s pliers, needle-nose pliers or even diagonal cutters. Don’t do it! The sharp cutters on those jaws can create a score line around the copper wire, making a weak point where the wire can snap off. Spend a few extra bucks and get a wire stripper—they cost $10 to $25 at home centers.

Bookmark(0)


Do you have 10 seconds? Show this DIY to your friends and fans.



To report this post you need to login first.
Thanks! You've already liked this
No comments

diy projects


Web:

Leave a Reply