bell wire

bell wire

[′bel ‚wīr]
(electricity)
A copper wire, usually solid rather than stranded, and soft-drawn rather than hard-drawn, used in low-current, low-voltage applications.

bell wire

Small-diameter wire of low current-carrying capacity; covered with insulating material rated at 30 volts or less.
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Prest had floated away, giving me a rendezvous at the end of half an hour by some neighboring water steps; and I had been let into the house, after pulling the rusty bell wire, by a little red-headed, white-faced maidservant, who was very young and not ugly and wore clicking pattens and a shawl in the fashion of a hood.
Inglethorp's bell wire was neatly cut, and on Monday evening Mademoiselle Cynthia was spending the night with friends, so that Mrs.
When a woman has been seriously wronged by a man she no longer oscillates, and the usual symptom is a broken bell wire. Here we may take it that there is a love matter, but that the maiden is not so much angry as perplexed, or grieved.
`They would have run over him but I reached up and stopped them by pulling the bell wire,' said Mr Hunter who explained there were `two full hutches' beyond where Mr Cameron was lying.
* 1 cardboard shoebox with lid * 3' of bell wire available at Home Depot or Radio Shack * a 2 "AA" enclosed battery holder (Radio Shack #270-0408)
1FILL YOUR PLATE This little doodad slots in between the front and back plates of your master phone socket filtering out the interference caused by the bell wire, which was needed to make older telephones ring.
Next, from indoors, pass a length of bell wire through the hole and separate the cores for approximately 25mm, then strip off 10mm of insulation from each one.
Next, from indoors, pass a length of bell wire through the hole and separate the cores for approximately 25 mm, then strip off 10 mm of insulation from each one.
Next, pass a length of bell wire from indoors through the hole and separate the cores for approximately 25mm, then strip off 10mm of insulation from each one.
Next,from indoors,pass a length of bell wire through the hole and separate the cores for approximately 25mm, then strip off 10mmof insulation from each one.
To differentiate between business and residence customers, we use switched access minutes of use from each Southwestern Bell wire center.
You might want to replace thin metal ties (often too short, anyway) with heavier, plastic-covered bell wire. This will last longer and is widely available in hardware stores.