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    AV wallboxes/looms

    We need to buy some AV wallboxes for projector installs, and we don't want to go and have to buy ones that are 5m long as they're too long, and the next size that everyone has is 3m which is too short.

    Does anyone have a reliable supplier who can provide them at 3.5m/4m lengths? We need VGA, USB, Phono and 3.5mm jack, and possibly HDMI.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oaktech View Post
    They've let us down, majorly. We usually get stuff from them but the wall plates we've ordered have now got an indeterminate delivery date...

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    Thats a shame... then I would buy these Products in Cable Kits | Sahara Presentation Systems PLC

    We buy ours either from CPC, or from SchoolcareICT Solutions For Education, Support, Wireless, ICT Suites, Audio Visualbut almost anyone who will sell you a projector will be able to get hold of sahara gear.

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    HDMI Wall Plates | HDMI Wall Plate UK | Sky HDMI Wall Plates | HDMI Modules - we use the vision stuff these allow you to use whatever length hdmi.

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    Try contacting:
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    We use a lot of these techconnect faceplates.

    The standard kit comes with vga, 3.5mm jack, composite video/audio and USB. But they sell every type of module you can think of. HDMI etc.

    Looms available in 5, 7, 10, 15 and 20m and are easily cut down to the right length.

    They are a lot stronger then look and are very reliable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    HDMI Wall Plates | HDMI Wall Plate UK | Sky HDMI Wall Plates | HDMI Modules - we use the vision stuff these allow you to use whatever length hdmi.

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    Am I right in thinking that the TechConnect cables can be cut to the length you want, and then re-inserted into their little green clips, with the screwdown bits?

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Am I right in thinking that the TechConnect cables can be cut to the length you want, and then re-inserted into their little green clips, with the screwdown bits?
    Yes thats correct and there all colour coded so you shouldn't have a problem. Just take your time, You will need a 2.5mm flat terminal screw driver, snips and wire strippers.


    http://www.visionaudiovisual.com/techconnect/tc2-lt/
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    They look ideal then. Quite pricey, but then so are custom made ones that are the right length!

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    We get them at discounted rates due to the quantity we purchase, so they generally work out quite reasonable.

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    The techconnect system is 10 cheaper here... 5m Modular Wall Mount Cable Kit

    Have had no problems with Go Education.

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    @localzuk indeed you can and the hdmi you'd just buy a standard cable at the length you need. I get my tech connect stuff from Misco.

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    @Millgate might be able to help?

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