Tag Archives: UTP

Snagless RJ45 connectors – How To Make Network Cables Snagless

… The snagless plugs are slightly more expensive than the regular ones, but when you draw the line, and consider the troubleshooting needed on the long term, and the fact that sooner or later those RJ45 connectors will break and will need to be replaced, the additional cost is worth paying. Cables to Go Cat6 Snagless Unshielded (UTP) Network Patch CableLike I already mentioned before, with the low prices for commercial made patchcords, and the quality ensured by a machine made ethernet cable, …

How to Make an Ethernet Patch-cord

Tools and supplies needed for a network patch cord: Twisted pairs cable Scissors or cutter pliers RJ45 male connectors Good quality Crimper Ethernet Network Tools UTP Cable Stripp Start by stripping the pvc cover off the twisted pairs cable. Remove about 3inches (7cm). Separate and untwist the wires. Arrange the wires in order using your …

Computer Network – UTP and STP cable

UTP Cable
Twisted Pair networking cable Depending on the building configuration and the cable’s traject you will need to use UTP or STP. STP stands for Shielded Twisted Pair and is mostly used outdoors or when running the cable near electromagnetic sources. The shield helps remove the unwanted interference. It has to be properly grounded otherwise it will make you communication worse. If you decide to …