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Bend Radius

Bend Radius

A bend radius refers to the bend in a cable. Bendradius specifications are a measure of the tolerance of the wire or fibre cabling. The minimum bend radius refers to the lowest radius at which a cable can be bent. So a smaller bend radius means

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Singlemode Fibre

Singlemode Fibre

The cable classified as single mode fibre transmits signals over long distances by carrying light. A single fibre strand sends a ray of light (mode) down a line. Compared to multimode fibres, the integrity of the light pulses travelling through

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Multimode Fibre

Multimode Fibre

In data communications, multimode fibre transmits digital signals using light. Groups of light rays, called modes, travel through the core of a multi-mode fibre optic cable. The light rays flow simultaneously, but are dispersed along differing

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Twisted Pair

Twisted Pair

Twisted pairs are made up of two insulated copper wires that are twisted together. The twisting is done to help cancel exterior electromagnetic interference. Crosstalk interference can come from other pairs within a cable. Each type of twisted

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Ethernet

Ethernet

Ethernet The term Ethernet refers to the family of networking technologies for local area networks (LANs). It is the dominant wired LAN technology. Systems communicating over Ethernet divide a data stream into shorter frames, with each frame

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Cat7 Cables

Cat7 Cables

Cat7 Category 7, also known as Cat 7, is a cable standard for Ethernet and other networking technologies. A Cat 7 network cable usually utilizes four pairs of twisted copper wires. Compared to Category 6 components, Category 7 cabling conforms

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Cat 6a Technology | Augmented Category 6 Cable Standard

Cat 6a Technology | Augmented Category 6 Cable Standard

Cat 6a Category 6a is an Ethernet cable standard that is often called Cat 6a. Category 6a stands for Augmented Category 6. The standard supports the transmission of large amounts of data at high speeds of up to 500 MHz. This augmented rating

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Twisted Pair Cable

Twisted Pair Cable

FTP In cabling technology, the acronym FTP stands for foiled twisted pair. Ethernet LAN is frequently supported by FTP networking cables. This type of twisted pair wiring has two conductors of a single circuit twisted together to cancel out

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UTP Cable | Unshielded Twisted Pair

UTP Cable | Unshielded Twisted Pair

UTP Widely implemented UTP wiring consists of two insulated copper wires which have been twisted around one another. The abbreviation UTP stands for “Unshielded Twisted Pair”. The twisting of the wire pairs helps to control signal

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Cat 6 | Network Cabling Systems

Cat 6 | Network Cabling Systems

Cat 6 The Category 6 Ethernet cabling standard is also known as Cat 6. It is a twisted pair Ethernet technology. The Cat 6 cable is fully backward compatible with the lower category standards of Category 5, 5e and 3. A Category 6 cable is designed

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Cat 5e network cabling | Category 5 Enhanced Cable

Cat 5e network cabling | Category 5 Enhanced Cable

Cat 5e The term Cat 5e refers to the Category 5 Enhanced cabling standard for networks. Cat 5e cables are often utilised within Ethernet infrastructures to support 10BASE-T (Ethernet), full duplex 100BASE-TX (Fast Ethernet), and 1000BASE-T

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