Solder filler wire
Stranded copper wire
Wire stripping / snipping tool
Tips and Precautions
Always exercise caution to avoid burns and electrical shock.
Use gloves and protective eyewear to minimize risk of bodily harm.
Always work in an adequately ventilated environment and avoid inhalation of vapors.
Soldering products often contain lead and may be harmful if inhaled.
Step 1: Step 1
Note: You may choose to later insulate the splice with heat shrink tubing. If so, remember to slip on the shrink tubing before soldering the splice.
Step 4: Step 4
Step 5: Step 5
Feed solder directly into the stranded wire adjacent to the contact point of the soldering iron.