Introduction: How to Make an UTP Cable Cutter With Pegs

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This is a easy way to cut an UTP cable.

Step 1: Materials

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The materials are:

  • Screwdriver.
  • Peg.
  • Sharpeners.

Step 2: Screwdriver

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Now we proceed to remove the blade with the screwdriver.

Step 3: Peg

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Finally we put the blade in the peg the same way like the picture.

Step 4: Ready

This is the moment of the true.


MikB (author)2016-08-20

Nice hack, I have to ask though -- what are you using to crimp the connectors onto the UTP cable? These tools usually come with a stripper (outer jacket only) and cutter (all through) built in.

Or are you only using the UTP cable for other purposes (i.e. not fitting RJ45 and similar) ?

pik1973 (author)2016-08-19

simple and effective,very well done !

BeachsideHank (author)2016-08-19

this is a great device to strip all manner of cable, simple, controllable, non- injurious to conductors, easy to fabricate, inexpensive.

Well done!

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