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    Any it ideas how to take kink out of 3/4" cable enought to use till can get machine back to shop
    for permanent repair? It has an inner cable inside of it.

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    Re: kinked cable

    Originally posted by fordman2 View Post
    Any it ideas how to take kink out of 3/4" cable enought to use till can get machine back to shop
    for permanent repair? It has an inner cable inside of it.

    Do you have a hammer, vise ?

    Slipping inside a piece of 1" diameter pipe for leverage might also help to bend back.

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    • #3
      Re: kinked cable

      any damage to the cable is a weak area. dont use it again. it will break off.

      heat it red hot and bend it opposite the kink.
      ~~

      ... it was plumbed by Ray Charles and his helper Stevie Wonder

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      • #4
        Re: kinked cable

        Originally posted by Plumber Punky View Post
        any damage to the cable is a weak area. dont use it again. it will break off.

        heat it red hot and bend it opposite the kink.


        I agree I would also **** can it ASAP but others seems to have had good luck fixing.

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        • #5
          Re: kinked cable

          http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=nxUKTK8AD1s

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