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Strain Relief Extractor

Posted by jw0752 Top Member Jul 2, 2019
If you do any service work on electrical or electronic devices you have undoubtedly run into strain reliefs on power or control cords that had to be removed and replaced.     I have found these devices very frustrating. They are made of a very tough, slippery plastic. To remove them they must be compressed and then pulled from the hole where the cord goes through the chassis. Most of the time the pliers slips from the grip. If I am lucky I do not pinch myself but almost always the r ...