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Re: DATACENTER: Making LOTS of custom patch cables.
"Honniball, Alan" wrote:
> Just order your patch cables from one of the many vendors that will be glad
> to make them in any color, length and brand. You can usually just order an
> assortment of different lengths and still do a real clean install. By the
> way, custom cables are approx. $1-2 if you order a few at a time. For the
> $10,000 US, you could probably buy all the cables you need.
The problem with buying assortments of differently sized cables is that
you never seem have the right size on hand so you end up using a longer
one and then you end up with loops of slack all around. We want our
cables cut to the nearest inch, so there is no slack at all.