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Need more length(speaker cable that is!!!)

Discussion in 'Home Cinema Speakers' started by peacemakerdan, Oct 6, 2005.

  1. peacemakerdan

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    Just finished conversion of garage into home cinema with surround 5.1.

    Unfortunately I need to extend 2 of the speaker cables (badly planned I know).

    My question is simply what is the best way of doing this as I can`t access the cables to re-route.

    Will simply splicing them be ok or should I solder or can you buy connector clips??

    Many Thanks
     
  2. pragmatic

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    That should be ok and cover any gaps with electric tape to make sure there not exposed.
     
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    Definitely solder, unless you have a really good crimping tool. The aim is to minimize joint electrical resistance and to provide a reliable robust mechanical joint.
     

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