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Rush0212

New way to install SPT Sockets

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Rush0212    43

Well at least new to me, hope it can help someone else out!

In the past I always used a pair of channel locks with electrical tape around the jaws, and while it worked I always crushed at least one.

So I finally found a way that much easier, and works better for me,using bar clamps, the padded thingy doesn't crush the socket, and being a big foot  print,it evenly put the socket down perfect nearly ever time...

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Rush0212    43

J, got them here:

http://www.nationalartcraft.com/subcategory.asp?gid=1&cid=27&scid=27

its still the only place I can find, which kind a sucks, as $1 each, and I use SPT2, so I also have to remove all the clips, which is a project alone!

Years ago there was a site that had just the clips, but not anymore.

Anyone out there know of a better source, I also need to order a bunch soon.

 

BTW if anyone needs spt male or female sockets, I really like these pull out tab ones a lot:

https://www.noveltylights.com/spt2-female-sockets-green

 

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