Introduction: Free Wires for Your Electronics Projects.

How to recycle old SCART-Cables to use them for Your projects.

Step 1: All You Need Is: a SCART-Cable, a Pair of Pliers and Some Kind of Cutting Tool.

Step 2: Unscrew the Cabs of the Plugs on Each Side of the Cable.

Step 3: Open the Housing of Each of the Plugs and Put Them to Side.

Step 4: Clip Off the Wires From the Connectors on Each Plug.

Step 5: Slice the Isolation at the Complete Length of the Cable.

Step 6: Pull the Wires Out of the Isolation.

Step 7: Watch My Complete Video for Detailed Instructions.

Step 8: And That's It. How to Recycle Old SCART-Cables to Use Them for Your Projects. Hope You Enjoyed It :) .

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EliotM made it! (author)2015-10-25

WHERE ARE TECH GRAVEYARDS ? WHERE I COULD PICK UP TONS OF WIRE TO MAKE WIRE COILS ?! NEED WIRE FOR WIRE COILS , I COULD DO THE WORK .

LIKE , LOTS OF OLD TELEPHONE WIRES , PPL HAVE TONS IN HOMES , NEVER USED AGAIN BUT WOULD WORK FOR WIRE COIL TOWER . HOLLA ATCHA BOI

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Sleutel13 made it! (author)2015-02-28

i always use cat 5 cable. i tried to solder scart but the solder just wouldnt hold on thr cable

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tobywinks made it! (author)2015-01-26

That's a great idea! Here's one for you. Check out my diy for stripping wires. If you like it please vote.

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Sebastians made it! (author)2014-07-01

Oh man i got tonns of these cabels thanks will come handy

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Faulty LED made it! (author)2014-06-23

use cat5 cable too

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rjkorn made it! (author)2014-06-23

works with IEC power cables and telephone wire and so many others. i like ribbon cables too.

great way to stock your junk drawer

if you can snag some 200pair telephone cable its great for breadboards. just get an axe and cut chunks in 6", 8", 12" lengths.....

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VadimS made it! (author)2014-06-23

Works well if you're in europe, not so much in north american. But you can do the same thing with serial and parelel computer cables.

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