Cable Testers

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Platinum Tools® Showcases New LanSeeker™ Cable Tester at 2017 NAB Show

March 9, 2017

Now Shipping and Made in the USA, LanSeeker is a Fast, Rugged Cable Tester and Tone Generator in One Unit with Detachable Remote Unit, Testing for Shorts, Opens, Miswires, Reversals, and Split Pairs

NEWBURY PARK, Calif., March 7, 2017 - Platinum Tools® (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand... Read More

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Platinum Tools® Showcases New LanSeeker™ Cable Tester at 2017 ISC West

March 9, 2017

Now Shipping and Made in the USA, LanSeeker is a Fast, Rugged Cable Tester and Tone Generator in One Unit with Detachable Remote Unit, Testing for Shorts, Opens, Miswires, Reversals, and Split Pairs

NEWBURY PARK, Calif., March 7, 2017 - Platinum Tools® (www.platinumtools.com), the leader in solutions for the preparation, installation, hand... Read More

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VDV MapMaster™ 3.0 Cable Tester features large backlit display.

March 6, 2017

Capable of identifying and mapping 20 locations at one time, VDV MapMaster™ 3.0 Cable Tester comes with built-in flashlight, audible beep verification and glow-in-the-dark keypad. Tested to Cat7, Cat6A, Cat6, Cat5e, Cat5, Cat4 and Cat3 shielded and unshielded cables, voice and coax, unit is used for installation, troubleshooting and maintenance on telco, network or coax cable.

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Advanced Cable Tester can validate USB Type-C cables.

November 17, 2016

Testing cables with set-up time at minimal costs, Total Phase Advanced Cable Tester provides complete test coverage for manufacturing and lab environments. Product provides in-depth continuity testing and DC resistance measurements needed for safe operation and reliability with signal integrity for performance and rapid spot-checking of cables.

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Test Board accepts surface mount and through hole connectors.

October 13, 2016

Rated to 700 Vdc/500 Vac, Model CB51 may be used on all CableEye® cable and harness testing systems. Sold without connectors, board contains 4 sets of 60 solder pads accommodating aligned and staggered, 1.25 mm and 1.5 mm pitch, surface mount and through hole connectors. There are 4 preset locations for automatic detection and display of any-pin-count connector up to 60-pins. Any single set... Read More

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Portable AC Hipots feature solid state design.

September 9, 2016

Featuring solid-state design with microprocessor control, Models VLF-34E and VLF-65E provide output voltages of 0–34 kVac and 0–65 kVac and meet standards for testing up to 25 and 35 kV class cables, respectively. Very Low Frequency units include XBee wireless communications, Tan Delta measurement transducers, and USB port for downloading data. Custom software offers remote control, full data... Read More

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Cable Tester features detachable remote unit.

August 12, 2016

Designed to test for shorts, opens, miswires, reversals, and split pairs, LanSeeker™ can display connection and fault information on pair-by-pair basis. Unit also generates audio tones for use with tone tracers on all pairs. Test results are displayed using LED indicators on both main unit and self-stored remote unit. LanSeeker is suited for installation and troubleshooting of twisted pair... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Quicker, Simpler Network Troubleshooting with Updated NaviTEK NT

August 12, 2016

The NaviTEK NT Plus and Pro network testers from IDEAL Networks have received a number of time-saving updates to help technicians carry out network troubleshooting and maintenance on both copper and fiber cable even more efficiently. Compact and handheld, NaviTEK NT network testers are designed to help technicians quickly pinpoint and solve issues and offer fast detection of link and IP... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tier 2 Fiber Optic Cable Tester simplifies troubleshooting.

July 15, 2016

In addition to accurate test data, OTDR II offers automated fault-finding capabilities that help minimize network downtime. With touch of button, intelligent Optical Link Mapper turns complicated graphs into easy-to-read diagram displaying all events along link with pass/fail results. System’s advanced algorithms also prevent common OTDR testing challenges, such as wrong OTDR traces. Handheld... Read More

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TDR Cable Analyzer measures frequency domain S-parameters.

June 23, 2016

Featuring portable design, CT100B TDR Cable Analyzer provides step TDR impedance waveforms with resolution sufficient to show connector detail (~1 cm). Unit is also capable of making calibrated frequency domain S-parameter measurements, including return loss (S11) and cable loss/insertion loss (S21). Fully re-engineered sampling engine allows for waveforms up to 1.5 million points long, while... Read More

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W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. Introducing High-Frequency Solutions at IMS 2016

May 23, 2016

New cable assembly products solve 70 GHz challenges. LANDENBERG, Pa. - W. L. Gore and Associates (Gore) has continuously expanded the company's microwave/RF solutions at higher frequencies by designing cable assemblies that are reliable and will perform over time, and Gore is now addressing industry requirements for enhanced performance in the 60-70 GHz range.At the 60-70 GHz range, there is... Read More

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Micro-Hardness Testers suit quality control applications.

May 13, 2016

Featuring adjustable 7 in. color touchscreen, Wilson® VH1102 and VH1202 offer deadweight loads from 10 g to 2 kg and 9 automatically selectable loading stages. VH1102 is equipped with turret providing 4 positions, including indenter for Knoop or Vickers and 2 standard objectives for 10x and 50x magnification at normal working distance. VH1202 features 6-position turret, including 2 indenters... Read More

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CableEye Upgrade Program Announced - Upgrade Original Serial Port Testers to USB Interface

November 11, 2015

CAMI Research Inc. (Acton, MA) is offering a comprehensive upgrade program to owners of its original (serial port) M2 and M3 testers that will help expand test capabilities and productivity. These systems were manufactured between 1997 and 2010, and this program is typical of the company's dedication to delivering excellent and sustained customer service. Serial port to USB upgrade orders... Read More

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CableEye® Testers offer Asymmetric, Absolute, and Percentage Tolerancing for Resistance Measurements

November 9, 2015

CAMI Research Inc. (Acton, MA) offers a comprehensive tolerancing option to its standard CableEye cable and harness testing system Graphical User Interface (GUI). The intuitive, graphic-rich GUI provides a clear simple operator interface and, for resistance measurements, may be user-set asymmetrically in either absolute or percentage parameters. Comprehensive Tolerancing A leader in development... Read More

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Test Kit combines network testing and cable verification.

October 2, 2015

Featuring handheld design with full-color display, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit combines network testing, IP device address mapping, cable troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing — all with capability of saving and printing results from PC. Tester measures cable length using TDR technology and generates tone levels for signal tracing and cable identification. Unit enables quick identification... Read More

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Cable and Harness Tester offers Japanese language option.

June 12, 2015

CableEye® Testing System is available with graphic-rich GUI, which may be user-set to any of 7 global languages, including ENG, ESP, DEU, FRA, TUR, CHN, and JPN. Translated by native speakers to ensure clarity, all language options are provided in CableEye’s standard software as well as PinMap™, Connector Designer™, Autobuild™, and Exporter. Language setting affects anything presented... Read More

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U.S. Navy Chooses MOHR TDR for Cable Testing Applications

June 12, 2015

RICHLAND, Wash. – MOHR Test and Measurement LLC (MOHR), a supplier of precision time-domain reflectometry (TDR) instrumentation, announced it has won a 5-year contract award from the U.S. Navy to supply high-resolution portable TDR cable testers. The contract is worth an estimated USD$5.3 million at commercial pricing. The Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) selected MOHR's new... Read More

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Connector Board trains new users on cable testing system.

May 28, 2015

Populated with common connectors, Model CB-T1 allows trainees to methodically experience how CableEye cable and harness testing system responds to opens, shorts, miswires, diodes, resistance, and intermittent connections while simultaneously learning to operate tester. Board comes with identification LEDs for each connector that may be used to show trainee operator which connector she/he... Read More

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Test Kit combines network, cable, and voltage testing.

May 20, 2015

Combining network testing (physical layer and link), IP device address mapping, cable troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing in handheld tester with full-color display, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit can save and print test results from PC. System will display wire map, numbered ID remotes, and any faults. Using TDR technology, Net Prowler™ measures cable length and generates tone levels for... Read More

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Cable Testers support snap-on video test modules.

April 13, 2015

Intended for video installation and maintenance professionals, LVPro20, LVPro30, and LVPro30SR have backlit screens and re-designed back panel, software, and electronics that enable snap-on adapter module. Video Test Module snaps on to back of testers, hijacking user interface to run host of tests on BNC, RG6, RG59, or HDMI cable, including signal level and loss, transmitter mapping, and cable... Read More