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Old November 5, 2012, 07:30 AM
tyreman tyreman is offline
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Originally Posted by BlueByte View Post
I was spoiled with cable testers/network managers in previous lives.... I have bought 3 different "cheap" testers only needing cable testing and tone generation. They all die.... its pretty simple tests yet these things keep breaking, the last one I have fails all 4 & 5 cables.

Can anyone suggest a "cheap" tester that lasts for medium use. Not doing any datacenters or 50+ network drop locations.
If its network cables Ethernet you want to test then try out an Ideal Tools one from Home Depot works well and will do cat6

IDEAL | Multimedia Cabling Tester - VDV | Home Depot Canada

These here do cable to

I have a monoprice one that works well to similar to above

Palidan #1543 also good
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