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Telephone wire inside burglar alarm too short

Postby Awz1 » Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:55 am

Hi there

I recently opened up my burglar alarm control panel unit to change the battery. However in doing so the telephone wires which are connected were pulled out of the blue terminals. I now can’t get them back in as there is not enough slack.

How can I extend the wires? There are two wires, one is red and one is green. But looking at other cables I find instructions for brown green etc
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Postby Mr White » Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:52 pm

The colour of the wire is irrelevant. The important thing is cable sizes must be the same.
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