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    Re: Electrical Wire
    From: Cliff Sojourner
    Date: 2004 Mar 23, 17:52 -0800

    a related question ...  what batteries will work at such low temperatures?
    > Hello Jared,
    > Many thanks for the tip. Yes, it is for the sextant lighting; sort of. I am
    > going to replace the power wire on my Plath bubble attachment so that it
    > will remain flexible at low temperatures.
    > cheers,
    > Robert
    > ----- Original Message -----
    > From: "Jared Sherman" 
    > To: 
    > Sent: Tuesday, March 23, 2004 1:24 PM
    > Subject: Re: Electrical Wire
    > > Robert, I'm not certain but expect that teflon jacketed wire (which is
    > > fairly common) might do the trick. You'd also want to look for stranded as
    > > opposed to solid wire, that will make it more flexible. Stranded, tinned,
    > > teflon jacketed "hook-up" wire should be available from many electronics
    > > supply houses, not expensive in light guages.
    > >
    > > http://www.powerwerx.com/category.asp?CtgID=1060
    > >  $35 for 100 feet from this source, price will vary with guage.
    > >
    > > How "flexible" do you need? Is this for sextant lighting?
    > >
    > >

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