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21 December 2023
This video shows an emergency repair to a Christmas light decoration for a reindeer light.
When I plugged the light it it failed to light-up. After looking more closely I found a break in the wire where the incoming power supply comes into the leg.
Note that it is low voltage at this point so no health and safety risks associated with high voltage electricity, so I performed a quick repair using a portable gas powered soldering iron.
The steps carried out are:
The reindeer light is all repaired and been reunited with the rest of it's family outside our home.