Solved How to determine quality of network patch cables Tags: Cable Networking Last response: February 24, 2010 2:55 PM in Networking Share Don Skinner February 16, 2010 11:38:25 AM we are looking to purchase some patch cables and the price varies quite a bit. does anyone have any experience with patch cables of poor quality and good quality that you can share? More about : determine quality network patch cables Best solution GhislainG February 16, 2010 1:57:36 PM Share Check the quality of the connectors and how well the wires have been stripped and crimped. Price alone isn't always a quality criteria. You could also make your own. Kewlx25 February 17, 2010 4:16:55 PM if this is for at home, get whatever has anti-snag ends. If a more professional setting, make your own. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Don Skinner February 24, 2010 2:55:02 PM Best answer selected by Don Skinner. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Who make the best patch cables Forum VIA & 686b patch Forum How to make a shielded cat6 patch cable Forum New building network Forum How to determine original HDTV resolution Forum Merging two physical networks Forum The KB893357 patch Forum Small Business Network Router Forum How to determine where a bottleneck is in a given system Forum Which PC Part/Parts Determine your next build? Forum How to connect 12 cat6 cables into a network Forum How do I build a simple quality wireless network for home? Forum LAN cable: how long is "too long"? Forum Drivers & Streaming Video Quality Forum PLEASE READ ! THIS IS HOW YOU DETERMINE THE PSU POWER REQUIRED Forum "High- quality " USB cables Forum How to setup a 1GB Gigabyte Network Forum Complex Network Forum How to determine device is host or router Forum Which wire grouping handles network data transfer? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !