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Electrical Cable jointing procedures

April 14th, 2016 | 1 Comment | Posted in Others
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Joining electrical power cables can be as simple as twisting the wires and taping them or more detailed using a variety of inline adapters and connectors. The method used for a particular joint depends on the voltage, type of cable, type of joint, type of connector, application and other factors.

Regardless of the method used, it is important to have the proper tools and materials. Some of the key factors that ensure clean, safe and reliable connections are;

  • Using the proper size of the connector for the particular cable
  • Proper tools
  • Clean cuts and stripping
  • Restoring the insulation, armor and outer-sheath
  • Proper technique

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