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Old 11-18-2018, 08:37 PM
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Threading wires in ZFT3 (2007 x45)

Anyone have any tips on threading some more wires up through the ZFT3 tower? I'd like to add an accessory (power for a gopro) and have had a devil of a time threading a wire through the tower openings.
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Old 11-19-2018, 11:28 PM
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I've seen pros use treaded fishing line and compressed air or vacuum to feed the line in the passage ways. Something like this https://youtu.be/c6y5gyldRDE
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Old 11-20-2018, 02:14 AM
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Thatís amazing. Will be trying that trick for sure


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Old 11-20-2018, 07:54 AM
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Exactly how you pull fiber too.
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Old 04-01-2019, 08:16 AM
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Instead of compressed air, use a shop vac to suck the string thru. I threaded new wires in about ten minutes.
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Old 04-01-2019, 09:04 AM
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I just did this on my ZFT3. I used a spring loaded pincher device to go from speaker to speaker, and from the port side speaker to the hole at the break point. The direction you go matters. Then added a plug around the break point, and used a 'fish tape' to get from the upper hole down to the next break point near the bow. The last section that ties into the bow I used a thick wire because the fish tape didn't like the last bend. The hardest part is where the rubber grommets are so whenever you have that, you should enter there. I did not pull out the grommets.
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