Cable tester targets residential networking

The OMNIscanner LT network cable tester is targeted at the growing residential networking market. The instrument exceeds the proposed 250 MHz Level III accuracy requirements. It has an extremely wide dynamic range of 100 dB that allows advanced S-Band Cable and connector diagnostics and is said to support the industry's only available Cat.5/5e/6 channel testing capability in the field. It is also compatible with the manufacturer's line of accessories, including all link and channel adapters. Microtest Inc.
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Network product catalog features range of connectivity

The Network Designer's Guide four-color catalog features 128 pages of DeviceNet, Profitbus and Industrial Ethernet connectivity solutions designed to transfer and monitor information in harsh industrial and commercial applications. The catalog features new and established infrastructure products, including cordsets, receptacles, multi-ports, active I/O modules, active switches and diagnostic devices. The guide provides key network technical content for industrial network design engineers. The Guide replaces the Brad Harrison Sensor Actuator Bus Products catalog with network specific product offerings in color-coded sections. Industrial network topographic maps precede each network's product section, illustrating potential product placement, interactivity of these products within the network and a class description as well as product class-to-product page of cross references. Woodhead Connectivity
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All-weather butt-in test set line combines design with durability

The PE Series combines telco-grade durability, improved performance for the analog and digital environment and a sleek, ergonomic design. All five models of the series come with a three-year warranty and fully submersible rating. The standard on every model is tone-and-pulse dial, ringer with adjustable tone ring, and 10 large speed-dial memories and last-number redial. Progressive Electronics
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Literature describes latching raceway systems

A four-color brochure describes the LANTrak latching raceway, which is designed for power communications applications requiring more wiring capacity than the standard small capacity raceway or latching duct applications. The system will handle up to 11 Cat. 5 cables at EIA/TIA recommended 40% wire fill. The Plug-Trak pre-wired latching raceway is the fastest way to provide additional receptacle outlets for various commercial applications. The literature provides a complete description, dimensions and specifications and technical and ordering information. Hubbell Wiring Device-Kellems
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Tool-less field-attachable IDC connectors twist together

The Brad Harrison family of field-attachable Insulation Displacement Connectors (IDC) eliminate the need for tools in the field. Once the wiring has been stripped, they twist together and are able to retain IP 67 seal integrity. Woodhead Connectivity Circle 275 on Reader Service Card