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Simon Oldham stoldham@x...
Tue May 10 21:26:34 NZST 2005

Jason Drake wrote:
>> Get the proper connectors for a start!! Not sure what they're called, 
>> but they're a little grease-filled IDC thing that makes a good solid 
>> connection and prevents the wires from oxidising. DSE probably stock 
>> them, and Telecom use them everywhere.
> At my wholesaler the boxes say "3M butt connectors"
> I expect you may wanna be careful which stores you ask for them in if 
> you're gonna use that name though

Generally we refer to them as U-Y's, generally due to their shape.
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