Presentation on theme: "How to Make a Straight-through Cable"— Presentation transcript:
1How to Make a Straight-through Cable Select the “View Show” command from the “Slide Show” menu.
2After completing this lesson, you will be able to create a functioning straight-through cable.
3Strip the Wire CoatingFirst strip about an inch and ½ of the plastic coating from the end of the UTP media. Do this carefully so you don’t cut any of the copper wires in the cable.
4What not to do?This is why they inventedwire cutters.
5Untwist and Straighten the Wires After removing a portion of the coating, untwist each wire from it’s partner and straighten them out.
6Order the Wires for Placement in the RJ-45 Connector. Place the wires in the following order, starting from left and going right, and then trim them with the wire cutter before placing them in the RJ-45 connector.White OrangeOrangeWhite greenBlueWhite blueGreenWhite brownbrown
7CrimpingNext, insert the wires neatly into the RJ-45. Then crimp the wires tight. Using the crimping toolBut not that tight
8Repeat the procedure on the opposite end of the cable.
9Testing your cableTake your cable toMr. Wright to see ifit passes.
10Congratulations You just made your first cable! SEEAGAINENDSHOW