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post #151 of Old 05-27-2009
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Originally Posted by mitiempo View Post
By the way, military specs for crimps are:
22 gauge..............15lbs
20 " ..............19lbs
18 " ..............38lbs
16 " ..............50lbs
14 " ..............70lbs
12 " ..............110lbs
10 " ..............150lbs

I wonder how many inexpertly done solder joints will meet these standards.
Brian
You mean like this one yellow heat shrink 10/12 butt splice holding all these anchors:



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