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Pach Cable

To make a “Patch” cable you just need to follow the EIA/TIA 568-B standard.

Pins 1 & 2 and 3 & 6 from one end are connected to pins 1 & 2 and 3 & 6 on the other end. The pinouts looking from the bottom of the cat5 ends (White/Orange starts on the left) are as follows:

Standard End Standard End
Pin 1 White/Orange Pin 1 White/Orange
Pin 2 Orange Pin 2 Orange
Pin 3 White/Green Pin 3 White/Green
Pin 4 Blue Pin 4 Blue
Pin 5 White/Blue Pin 5 White/Blue
Pin 6 Green Pin 6 Green
Pin 7 White/Brown Pin 7 White/Brown
Pin 8 Brown Pin 8 Brown
handbook/handbook/patchcable.txt · Last modified: 2010/04/15 21:18 (external edit)