Preparing the thermistor

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Preparing the thermistor wire (purple wire)

Strip about 4cm of the connecting wire.
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Twist the strands of the wire together. Make sure no loose strands are sticking out.
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Repeat for another piece of wire.
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Find the two metal crimp sleeves and the two insulating sleeves shown in the image. These will insulate the legs of the thermistor.
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Carefully spread the legs of the thermistor apart.
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The thermistor is really fragile, its legs are thinner then a hairline, you can easily break the leg of the thermistor. (tip: buy a spare one. It costs next to nothing, compared to the frustration it may cause!)

Slide one of the metal crimp sleeves onto the stripped length of wire, thinner end first:
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Make sure to orient the sleeve properly. The side with the flanged opening goes onto the wire last.
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Align the thermistor lead with the wire.
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And twist them together.
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Slide the crimp sleeve up to the middle of the twisted lead.
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Use the 0.5mm setting on the crimping tool
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And crimp the wires together
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Trim the thermistor lead on the other side of the crimp so it does not stick out.
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During cutting:
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After cutting:
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And repeat for the other leg of the thermistor.
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