Semi-Rigid Cable Soldering Tips

Always avoid excessive heat when soldering

Use an active flux such as Kester #2331 when soldering semi-rigid cable to nickel-plated connector bodies.

Fixture cable and solder ferrule or cable and connector body firmly when soldering to the jacket of semi-rigid cable.

Work rapidly during soldering operations and cool the new joints by brushing with alcohol.

Carefully follow the semi-rigid cable manufacturer’s instructions for cable thermal cycling procedures.