What is cat 5 wiring?

Answer Cat 5 wiring can replace older, less-efficient wiring to provide faster and more convenient data transmission throughout a home or commercial building.Category 5"Cat 5" stands for Category 5, a cat... Read More »

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How was the first house electrical wiring and telephone wiring put in how did the light switches work?

The oldest wiring I have run across is either knob and tube or cleat wiring. The wires did have insulation (rubber had already been invented) and the were supported off the wood frame of the house ... Read More »

What is cat5 wiring?

Cat5 is shorthand for Category 5 cables, commonly referred to as Ethernet cables. They are used to maintain wired connections for high-speed Internet usage. Cat5 cables are being replaced by Cat5e ... Read More »

What is a wiring harness?

A wiring harness is a combination, assembly or bundle of wires constructed to transmit electricity to the various parts of a product. In response to the need created by the development of internal... Read More »

What is 100 amp house wiring?

Amperage is a measure of the flow of electricity from power lines into your home and to appliances that use electricity. At one time, most homes were wired for 60-amp electrical service, but today ... Read More »