What is an RJ45 Connector?
Jan 06, 2022

What is an RJ45 Connector?

What is an RJ45 Connector? How does it work? What do you do with it? We've answered all these questions...
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Free Webinar: Selecting the Best Cable For The Job
Sep 23, 2021

Free Webinar: Selecting the Best Cable For The Job

Are you a gamer looking to install a network to better stream 4k & HDR content? Or maybe you’re a new network technician...
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How To: Terminate an Unshielded Pass Through RJ45 Connector
Jul 30, 2021

How To: Terminate an Unshielded Pass Through RJ45 Connector

Termination means to attach something to the raw end of the cable so it can be plugged into something else...
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Load Bar Staggered RJ45 Connectors: Do They Increase Ethernet Cable Performance?
Jun 21, 2021

Load Bar Staggered RJ45 Connectors: Do They Increase Ethernet Cable Performance?

Companies selling staggered RJ45 8P8C modular plugs often state in the product description that this new fangled attachment “improves cable...
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How To: Terminate a Shielded Cat5e Internal Ground Pass Through RJ45 Connector
Apr 26, 2021

How To: Terminate a Shielded Cat5e Internal Ground Pass Through RJ45 Connector

How To: Terminate a Shielded Cat5e Internal Ground Pass Through RJ45 Connector Written by Don Schultz, trueCABLE Senior Technical Advisor,...
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RJ45 vs. RJ11: What's the Difference?
Feb 28, 2021

RJ45 vs. RJ11: What's the Difference?

If you work with networking, telecommunications or any cabling systems, understanding the distinction between RJ45 and RJ11 connectors is critical....
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What Does a Bad Termination Look Like?
Oct 08, 2020

What Does a Bad Termination Look Like?

What makes an Ethernet cable termination bad?  Excessive untwist of the twisted pair conductors? Crossed wires? Nicked conductors? Bad electrical contact? Some...
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How To: Terminate a Shielded Cat6/Cat6A Standard Load Bar RJ45 Connector With External Ground
Jun 15, 2020

How To: Terminate a Shielded Cat6/Cat6A Standard Load Bar RJ45 Connector With External Ground

Just bought yourself a nice outdoor surveillance camera or Wi-Fi Access Point?  But confused around the misinformation out there regarding the...
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