So, can someone tell me why this is not a good idea? Seems awesome to me… First, take a copper tube with an ID of around .135 (for 12-14awg wire). Drill it like this:
Next, feed the wire through, like this, and crimp and solder:
Slip the whole thing through some heat-shrink and you have a bulletproof, low-profile bus. No?
Here’s something even simpler. Start with a copper pipe hanger from the Home Depot. Don’t give me crap about the solders, I did it quick with only two cups of coffee, just for a test.
Then, a little heat-shrink and voila: