You can buy Patch cable according to your requirement. Suppose live cable is broken that causes the change of entire cable. Here is the steps, how to make customize length LAN or patch cable. We can buy a bundle of cable (100mtr) Cat6 and then we can make the patch cable.
But before going forward, we have some requirements: –
- Cable (Cat6/ Cat5)
- Connector: –
- Crimping Tool: –
- Cable tester: –
Let’s start: –
- Firs, the LAN cable using Crimping tool (See photo for reference): –
- You will get 4 pair color cable. Now we have to arrange this cable for according to straight cable color coding. Open all the cable round and make it in line: –
- Now start from the left, arrange the cable according to below image: –
- Now make them in straight line according to color and cut the extra cable
- Now insert the wire inside connector as the same color sequence: –
- Put your cable inside the Crimping tools and squeeze it: –
Now your LAN cable is ready, repeat the same things with second side of cable and test with the cable Tester.
After all done cable would be like this one: –