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Snagless RJ45 connectors – How To Make Network Cables Snagless

Snagless rj45 connectors – the Odd RequestSnagless rj45 connectors are that odd request that my department makes from time to time. Why do you need rj45 connectors anyway, it’s the invariable answer from supervisors, and the typical reminder: “You have all sorts of patchcords, all dimensions…” Well, first of all, we sysadmins never have all the patchcords dimensions available. The IT racks should be something that should be kept as tidy as possible, and one way is to have custom …

Computer Network – RJ45 Crimper

… and it reduces its flexibility to almost breaking them. You need to apply two-three times more force when using a cheap crimper. You don’t have a ratchet system to guarantee a fully closed crimp and a release mechanism upon a complete crimp. A good quality crimper will avoid all of the above and it will greatly improve your productivity; your rj45 connectors will operate as expected for longer time; A good crimping tool costs 4 – 6 times more than the cheap ones. A good …

Computer Network – RJ45 Connectors

RJ45 Crimped
RJ-45 connectors RJ45 is a type of registered jack. The registered jack specifies the physical male and female connectors as well as the pin assignments. RJ45 features 8 pins and is the standard connector for Ethernet based networks. We can also find it on ISDN, and T1 connections. Ethernet is the standard media for the VOIP phones so we can find it used with modern digital phone systems. The …