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Platinum Tools

Platinum Tools is known for creating and providing unique, time saving solutions for installers in the Residential and Commercial Structured Wiring markets. The flagship product is the patented EZ-RJ45 termination system which provides the fastest, most reliable and highest performing termination for Cat5, 5e and Cat6 cable and connectors. Visit our booth for hands on demos, training and sample!
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Congratulations to our Infocomm 2018 Winners!
Posted on Friday, June 15, 2018
Platinum Tools is proud to announce the winners of three new EXO ezEX-RJ45® Termination & Test Kits during the 2018 Infocomm Show.  One winner was awarded each day of the show.
 
Infocomm 2018 Giveaway Winners
 
Has this ever happened to you?
  • The cable outer jacket doesn’t fit in the connector, and you can’t crimp it.
  • The conductors are too big or are packing too tight on the way to the contact punch-downs.
Cable changes are making it hard to terminate with existing Cat6 RJ45 connectors. Now you can match the right connector for your cable. 
Can a Cat6 connector work on a Cat5e cable?
 
If you’ve been running Ethernet cable or making patch cables for any length of time, you now have an assortment of RJ45 connectors and cable types representing the evolution of your network. You may be tempted to use what you have on hand to do your work, mixing and matching a bit. 
Can a Cat6 connector work on a Cat5e cable?
 
Ethernet cables, the 8-pin variety which are terminated by an RJ45-style connector, can come in just enough varieties to spread confusion. There are four basic types...
How to Identify, Verify & Test an RJ45 Pinout
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