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How to strip a coax cable

How to strip a coax cable Stripping a coax cable is a relatively simple task that requires little practice to master. There are tools designed specifically for this purpose that you can find at the hardware store. Even so, it’s important to exercise caution while stripping a coaxial cable to avoid cutting the centre conductor….

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What is fusion splicing?

What is fusion splicing? Fusion splicing is the process of fusing two fibre optic fibres, by using an electric arc to heat and melt them together. The result of a successful fusion splice is a permanently joined single fibre that is capable of transmitting optical light signals from one end to the other with very…

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Telecom tools explained!

Telecom tools explained! Telkom International is the answer to all of your external and internal telecom needs. You will not be disappointed by our wide range of products including a whole variety of telecom tools. So, what exactly are telecoms tools? Hand Tools As the name might suggest hand tools are handheld tools like hammers,…

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What do you need to know when testing equipment?

What do you need to know when testing equipment? When you’re testing out copper or fibre optic cables to make sure they’re still performing at their best, it’s important to know exactly what you’re doing. Otherwise, you might assume that the cables work fine when they’re really far below peak performance, you could entirely miss…

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Why are telecommunications so important?

Why are telecommunications so important? The modern workplace is governed by computers and telecommunication equipment allowing employees to communicate via email, messenger, telephone and conference calling.  The success of a business is often only as good as the telecommunication systems in place.  But why is this so important?  At the heart of all telecommunications within…

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