Building a DIY CAT5 Tester

There have been a couple of nice DIY Cabler Tester projects posted on over the last few days…

“Making Ethernet cables is easy, when you have the tool to crimp the connectors. But even then, you can’t always be sure that the connector has been properly connected to the cable. Commercial network cable testers can cost £60 or more. Here’s an idea for a simple cable tester that costs under £20 if you, or someone handy with a soldering iron, makes it from scratch.

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