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    Network Cable Tester

    Hi Guys,

    Anyone got a recommendation for a decent Cat6 cable tester? I don't want to spend Big Bucks maybe £100 tops but we've got some shoddy wiring done here and I want to test all the iffy points and maybe install a few more!

    Thanks

    Steve

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    A particular one doesn't spring to mind but if your spending £100 you should be able to get a decent one, I spent just £19 on mine and it works great.

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    I can recomend the LanRoamerPRO TP600 cable tester Untitled Pagegot mine from Videk for £115 + vat

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    Have a look at the test-um range.

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    Test-Um | OPENXTRA

    I have this one Test-Um LanScaper NT750 Network Tester Kit | OPENXTRA

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    We have a Peak cable analyser (£65) - one of the best pieces of accessory kit we've ever had.


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    Quote Originally Posted by webman View Post
    We have a Peak cable analyser (£65) - one of the best pieces of accessory kit we've ever had.

    I've had that one before and its good, I've also had and got various Fluke version of CAT5 and 6 testers all of them are very much recommended.

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    I can recommend the PEAK product too......



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