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Offline electric al

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tightening coiled cords
« on: March 06, 2015, 09:32:40 AM »
Best way to tighten a stretched cord ?
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Offline Duffy

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Re: tightening coiled cords
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2015, 10:42:18 AM »
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Offline electric al

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Re: tightening coiled cords
« Reply #2 on: March 06, 2015, 11:55:09 AM »
Try reading this thread.

http://www.classicrotaryphones.com/forum/index.php?topic=202.0

Doug / Autonut



Thanks !  I will try the dowel /heat/ cool method !
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Offline electric al

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Re: tightening coiled cords
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2015, 03:12:46 PM »
Try reading this thread.

http://www.classicrotaryphones.com/forum/index.php?topic=202.0

Doug / Autonut



Thanks !  I will try the dowel /heat/ cool method !



I tried the method ,and left it wrapped around the dowel for 24 hrs.

It worked great.  Thanks ! ;)
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Re: tightening coiled cords
« Reply #4 on: January 15, 2017, 12:56:53 PM »
I made a video just a few days ago about how to put the curl back into plastic cords. Here's the link below.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mo3d3WgnoZc

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