Basic Tools Required for Cable Wire Installation

Cable installations and wire handling almost always require a variety of tools. The tools which are needed for cable wire installation depend upon the type of process and also the cable installer. The cable and the wire are just a part of the process and the tools required are the real stars of the show, since they will ensure that the installation is done in the proper fashion.

Though every specific item is needed according to the requirements of the job and can vary from big to small, here are some basic and frequently used tools:

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Cable Tester

This tool ensures that there are electrical currents present and all the cables are properly connected. This tool will help prevent any shorts within a wire and no cable is disjointed.

Cable Tracker

If you need a cable tester, you will also need a line and cable tracker. A cable installer uses these to ensure that the cables are properly wired and connected within the system.

Pliers and Wire Strippers

These are a necessity during any process and most technicians have them on hand. Their grips are insulated to give maximum protection. Pliers provide the much need grip during the process and wire strippers protect from getting nasty cuts during the wire stripping process.

Besides all of the above mentioned tools, you will also most definitely need a cable dispenser stand in the process of a cable wire installation. 

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