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patch cord

n.
A length of electrical or optical cable with end plugs used to connect two electronic or optical components.

patch′ cord`


n.
a short electrical cord with a plug at each end used to connect equipment or signal paths.
[1925–30]
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Siemon, a provider of network infrastructure solutions, has launched new SkinnyPatch 6 modular patch cords in the Middle East that deliver category 6 performance with a reduced diameter for improved pathway fill, airflow and increased flexibility in high density patching areas.
New network infrastructure offerings for harsh environments include Ruggedized G2 LC Fiber Adapters, Ruggedized Category 6 UTP Patch Cords and DIN Rail Patch Panels.
com)-- VERICOM, with over 1,000 different CAT5E and CAT6 U/UTP and F/UTP patch cords SKU's available, is your perfect match in February 2014 for CAT5E and CAT6 patch cords.
As part of the LANmark Fibre range, Nexans has introduced Slimflex fibre patch cords, specifically designed for environments with increasing port density, such as the data centre.
In addition to serving R&M customers across the Middle East and Africa, the assembly will supply patch cords to countries in the Asia Pacific region including India, China, Japan, Singapore and Australia.
In addition to serving R&M customers across the Middle East and Africa, the assembly will also supply patch cords to countries in the Asia Pacific region including India, China, Japan, Singapore and Australia, it was reported.
Patch cords are vital for office cabling and are most widely used for connecting endpoint devices such as laptops, telephones and desktops to wall outlets, or in the interconnection of network equipment such as port switches and servers.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-November 22, 2011-Nexans introduces new secure locking patch cords and accessories(C)1994-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Then run patch cords between the jack and your devices (Photos 1 and 2).
lt;p>Standards compliant and fully backwards compatible with any standards-based RJ-45 outlet, Z-MAX category 6A cords are available as both double-ended stranded patch cords and single and double-ended solid cords in both UTP and shielded constructions.
has introduced its innovative category 6A Z-MAX patch cords.
Incorporating two plastic optical fibers built into Cat5, Cat6, and Cat6a patch cords, Mitsubishi International's PatchSee patch cord identifier employs LED light injection.