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Putting the "coil" back into a coil cord
Posted by: nge
Date: July 22, 2018 03:30AM
Has anyone ever had a coil cord that has lost its kinkiness? I have a Sunray Xcellerator 5" coil that has lost its tight coils. The cord is so straight that it will not allow me to shorten the lower shaft on my Etrac. the lower shaft is almost out of the upper shaft. I need a permanent solution to put the "curves" back in.......... HELP!

Exposure to the Son, Prevents burning......

Re: Putting the "coil" back into a coil cord
Posted by: Tony
Date: July 22, 2018 07:21AM
Could you possibly tightly wrap and secure the cable around a length of tube (maybe an inch thick)....submerge in very hot/boiling water for a few minutes and then submerge in some icy cold water for a few minutes?

A heat gun could be used instead of hot water but don't melt the outer cable.


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