Security Camera Cable Splice After Cable Accidentally Cut


Postby Homesoil » Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:58 am

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My single security camera cable got accidentally cut. Am I able to repair it/splice it? I tried taping them together with insulation tape but was very fiddly and not sure if it would even work or if the connections were made. Thanks
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Postby Mr White » Sun Oct 29, 2017 9:21 pm

Yes you can rejoin it, but ideally you should solder them.
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Postby ericmark » Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:08 pm

Shrink sleeve over cable before you start, cut each core staggered so they can't touch each other and solder then a little silicon sealant slide over the shrink and apply heat gun and yes can be repaired.

As to if worth that work is another question. I would look for new cable.
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