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Posted: 1/29/2011 9:49:33 AM EDT
I had to dig up some of the wire for my sprinkler system and accidental scraped off some of the sheath covering the individual wires. What type of tape would be best to wrap it up again considering it will have to withstand a lot of water and being buried?
Link Posted: 1/29/2011 5:47:26 PM EDT
Good electrical tape will do just fine. If you have any silicone laying around maybe put a dap of that on there but the tape will be just fine
Link Posted: 1/29/2011 8:57:06 PM EDT
Liquid tape. It's in the electrical section at Lowe's/Home Depot.
Link Posted: 1/29/2011 9:25:03 PM EDT
I'd consider heat-shrink tubing.
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 7:14:27 AM EDT
just cut the damn wire and resplice it with a direct burial wire nut(s) 3 years from now when it shorts to ground your gonna spend hours searching for it.

if you dont have a t.d.r. your fucked
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 12:57:47 PM EDT
Electrical tape and Scotch-Kote
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