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The ANSI/TIA 568 Series of Specifications: What is Most important to Know for Copper
Jun 23, 2022

The ANSI/TIA 568 Series of Specifications: What is Most important to Know for Copper

No doubt you have noticed when shopping for your Ethernet network the usage of ANSI/TIA 568 C.2 Certified or verified....
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WAN vs. LAN: What Is the Difference?
Jun 16, 2022

WAN vs. LAN: What Is the Difference?

LAN and WAN networks are two different types of area networks that we use every day without even realizing it....
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Selecting the Correct RJ45 Connector
Jun 02, 2022

Selecting the Correct RJ45 Connector

All Ethernet cable must be terminated at both ends. One way is to use a RJ45 connector...
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Terminating Pass-Through RJ45 Connectors onto Solid Copper Ethernet Cable  --  A Really Bad Idea?
May 26, 2022

Terminating Pass-Through RJ45 Connectors onto Solid Copper Ethernet Cable -- A Really Bad Idea?

A question that keeps coming up is “Do pass-through RJ45 connector plugs not work as well as the standard solid...
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The Difference Between Cat5e vs Cat6 Ethernet Cable
May 12, 2022

The Difference Between Cat5e vs Cat6 Ethernet Cable

Shopping and a bit confused about the differences between Cat5e and Cat6 Ethernet cable? You are not alone. They appear...
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Outdoor Ethernet Messenger Wire Support Interval : A Pole Too Far?
Apr 28, 2022

Outdoor Ethernet Messenger Wire Support Interval : A Pole Too Far?

You have got your ladder and cable ready! You waited until winter is over in your area (or at least...
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Give it the Boot! Putting Boots onto Ethernet Cable
Apr 07, 2022

Give it the Boot! Putting Boots onto Ethernet Cable

Introducing trueCABLE’s new line of strain relief boots. Commonly seen on factory made Ethernet patch cables, you now have the option...
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When Lightning Strikes! Ethernet Data Cable and Lightning Protection
Mar 24, 2022

When Lightning Strikes! Ethernet Data Cable and Lightning Protection

You can’t stop lightning. When the difference in electrical potential energy between the clouds and the ground becomes great enough,...
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The Difference Between Cat6 vs Cat6A Ethernet Cable
Mar 17, 2022

The Difference Between Cat6 vs Cat6A Ethernet Cable

It is often asked “Is Cat6A cable better than Cat6?” Strictly speaking based on performance, and all else being equal,...
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