Tips on Extending Your Handlebar Wires

Duration: 7:54

Here is an expert video showing tips for extending your handlebar wires. Bob LaRosa reviews the do’s and don’ts for making a solid connection. Always have all the tools and products you need before you start your project.

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3 Responses to “Tips on Extending Your Handlebar Wires”
  1. David D.
    David D.

    SOLDER! the twisted splice, where each wire end is wrapped around the opposing wire is called a western union splice (P.S.259 Brooklyn, N.Y. 1956 Jr. H.S. shop class) then soldered and (taped) but modern now, shrink tubing. use thin resin filled solder. Heat the joint then apply the solder, just enough to ‘soak’ into the splice.