This took care of it in a few seconds.
Easy way to fish wire through walls.
A decent stud finder is a must have for every wire fishing job but don t throw it back in your pouch after you ve located the studs.
A small cut with a penknife is usually enough to let you guide the wire through.
Learn how with this video.
A short length of clothes hanger wire can sometimes make it easier to hook the fish tape and extract it through the wall opening.
Cut through drywall for horizontal fishing.
Fish tapes are the best tool you can find for pushing through holes in a wall.
If there is no way to avoid fishing your wire horizontally you will likely need to cut through the drywall.
Fishing the wires is quite easy when you attach them with a fish tape or a pull wire.
And use semi rigid wiring fish tape to pull your wiring down to your outlet location.
Now you are ready for pulling wires.
If you re fishing a small cable like a security cable you can attach the cable to the end of the rod by threading one of the wires in the cable through the hole in the bull nose.
Use your stud finder to check the whole wall cavity for obstacles like blocking and abandoned headers.
Fish tape is a springy steel tape that electricians use to pull wire through walls.
You don t want to find out the hard way that you should have fished your wire one stud cavity to the left or right.
Seems as sturdy as anything else i ve seen.
For more in depth informatino about running fis.
Super easy to use.
In most cases you will also need to drill through a wall stud as described below.
Now holes are already done.
Run electrical cable through walls and across ceilings without tearing them apart.
If you will need to fish wiring through a wall drill a hole through the wood plate in the attic only.
Don t go wire fishing without a fish tape.
If you need to fish a larger cable or bundle or if your buddy is going to feed the cable to you from above or below thread a pull cord through the bull nose.
Very happy thus far.
The little pieces screw together to make the right length for the job at hand.
I had been struggling to use the fish tape to get a wire through the wall to no avail.
When cutting through drywall from the interior of a room use a utility knife and cut carefully you don t want to drill through a hidden wire or the paper.
Wrap the bare wire through the fish tape eye and twist the end of the wire around itself.
Place the electrical tape over the end of the fish tape eye and wire.