[amsat-bb] Re: KiwiSAT - wiring.

i8cvs domenico.i8cvs at tin.it
Sun Sep 16 07:04:44 PDT 2007

Hi Fred, ZL1BYP

A  PTFE Wire Stripper from 0.5 to 4.5 mm diameter made by ABECO TOOLS and
sold by the RS with catalog numbar 608-301 costs 39.90 Euro and should work

Since I use very often PTFE wire with a minimum outside diameter of 0.5 mm I
plan to buy one.

In a separate mail I have sent to you a pdf file with the instruction manual

73" de

i8CVS Domenico

----- Original Message -----
From: "Fred Kennedy" <fredk at kcbbs.gen.nz>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Sunday, September 16, 2007 11:04 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] KiwiSAT - wiring.

> Hi Guys,
>               Starting to look seriously at wiring looms for KiwiSAT and
need a reasonably priced,
> reliable, wire stripper capable of stripping PTFE hook-up wire - in short
lengths!  The Xcelite
> Auto stripper SAS3210T looks as though it would do the job and the price
seems right/good.
> Anyone with experience of this stripper - or could recommend another that
would be
> suitable?   "Short lengths" are the key words.  Current occasional use of
PTFE wire is very
> tough on the fingers and finger nails!  There must be a better way
> Thanks
>  Fred
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