Objective 5.3: Hardware Tools

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Objective 5.3: Hardware Tools
Objective 5.2: Software Tools


Objective 5.3: Given a scenario, utilize the appropriate hardware tools

Cable testers[edit]

Cable tester

these are used to check the quality of the cable, how many wires that fully connected, a light will indicate how many wires are working

Protocol analyzer[edit]

TDR (Time-domain Reflectometer)[edit]

Signal transmitted and reflected from a discontinuity

OTDR (Optical Time-domain Reflectometer)[edit]

Optical Time-domain Reflectometer

Multimeter[edit]

Multimeter

Toner probe[edit]

Toner probe

Butt set[edit]

Punch down tool[edit]

Punch down tool

Cable stripper[edit]

Cable stripper

Snips[edit]

Snips

Voltage event recorder[edit]

Oscilloscope

Temperature monitor[edit]

Temperature monitor
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