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Paracord Cord Reinforcement
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Easy-breezy! And it helps hold my charge cable on the table/bed/wherever I put it! Pretty in Pink!
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Doesn't have to be done with paracord. I've actually done this with wool (acrylic). It takes more to produce the same length (6' rather than 2') but it still works the same.
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Sorry for the very late reply, lots of work. Here are a few pictures with shrink-tubed cables. You can use needle nose pliers to stretch the tubing a bit so it fits, it's a pretty sturdy material.
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I have a Macbook charger that I needed to reinforce because the wiring was becoming exposed. I wrapped it up with rubber splicing tape and then used paracord to finish it off.
Any success stories with this.Photos also welcome.
Admittedly, I have not made this yet as I cannot see it helping for the phone cords I use. Using only the sheath the cord would lose its bulk and therefore it's rigidity making it more decorative than functional. Second, unless it was glued to the cord's plug it would just slide off and become a nuisance .... - br1ght
Heat shrink comes 2:1 and 3:1. If you are not using 3:1 shrink tubing, that might work better for you. It shrinks to 1/3 it's unheated size rather than 1/2, like the more common 2:1. - JeffreyD25
Actually Adaptive Fast Charging works fine with any cable...but the Galaxy S4 was a fussy phone, you have the wrong cable and it takes hours to charge. The S6 on the other hand can fast charge over any cable as long as you have the fast charger.(Source: I have the S4 and S6) - RidwaanE
I have repaired several Harbor Freight multimeter test leads that always seem to pull apart at the right angle plug, that plugs into the meter. The insulation gives way before the wire breaks. A heavy coating of GOOP is tough and flexible and I have never had a repair fail. All varieties of GOOP are basically the same and will work. The down side is that it is almost impossible to get a nice smooth finish. It is not nearly as pretty as the paracord but it easy and works like a champ. The stuff does level out somewhat as it dries. It also withstands high voltage, water and many chemicals.Applying it before a failure seems like a good idea.Don't confuse this stuff with silicon sealer; it is much tougher. - JeffreyD25
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