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  • Shielded Ethernet Cable and Coaxial Cable
    December 14, 2020 Primus Cable

    Shielded Cable: What it is and Why You Need it!

    Shielded cables are cables that are encased in a form of conductive layer. This layer is designed to shield the internal conductors from electromagnetic interference, or EMI. This shielding becomes increasingly important when the cable is being installed near other equipment that is likely to generate EMI.
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  • Guide to Terminating RJ45 Cable Blog Post
    October 23, 2020 Primus Cable

    Terminating RJ45 Modular Plug Connectors

    RJ45 Modular Plug Connectors are the standardized interface for data networking. This 8P8C (8 position 8 contact) connector is the most common plug used for ethernet networking. While this form of connector has become increasingly popular, terminating them can take...

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  • Speaker Wire for Your Home Entertainment System
    October 21, 2019 Primus Cable

    Speaker Wire for Your Home Entertainment System

    Speaker wires provide crystal clear audio when used in conjunction with home entertainment technology. Our line of speaker wire offers not only the best in audio cable, but the tools and accessories you’ll need to set up a picture-perfect home theatre. Look for our HDMI Cables, TV Ceiling and Wall Mounts, and Coaxial Cable Tools.
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  • Security Cable Basics
    October 14, 2019 Primus Cable

    Security Cable Basics

    There are a variety of cables used for security applications. Some of the common varieties include category cable, coaxial cable (such as RG59 or RG6), 18/2 security alarm cable, and 22/4. This does not include all the other variations of security and fire alarm cable, but these are some of the options that you may commonly find.
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  • Server Room Set-Up
    October 3, 2019 Primus Cable

    Your Server Room Set-Up

    Your server room assembly is not complete without Primus Cable essentials such as your server rack, patch panels, and wire management accessories. Find your perfect high-density solution to save space when you need it most and locate which wire management accessories can help you customize your assembly today.
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  • Category Cable: Which Type Do I Need?
    September 24, 2019 Primus Cable

    Category Cable: Which Type Do I Need?

    As many know, category cable comes in different varieties based on different levels of performance in attenuation, signal bandwidth, and crosstalk. Throughout the years, category cable has evolved from category 1 cable which was only capable of 1 MHz all the way down to category 8 cable, which has maximum capacity of 2000 MHz. What type of category do you need today? Primus Cable is here to help you figure it out.
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  • Coaxial Cable: The Different Types and Why You Need Them
    September 9, 2019 Primus Cable

    Coaxial Cable: The Different Types and Why You Need Them

    From the most common to exciting new applications, coaxial cable can be used for CCTV, CATV, and HDTV, and security camera systems. Not all coax cables are built the same and some vary in the different types of shielding and insulation around the conductor.
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  • Keystone Jacks 101
    August 23, 2019 Primus Cable

    Keystone Jacks 101

    Now that you have acquired the bulk cable, you are going to need the right tools to terminate your cable and begin your plugging away at your networking project. At Primus Cable, we offer many choices when it comes to keystone jacks. From the most cost-effective solution to the most sought-after option, we can provide for your needs today.
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