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Without a set of wire strippers? Substitute your nail clippers, instead! Their small, easy-to-wield blades can do double-duty to snip away the plastic coating for any wiring project. It'll take some practice, but a few tries can help you find just the right amount of pressure for cuts that don't nick the metal wires. Use your set later on to clip off the excess ends when soldering or connecting wires.
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