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Tagging Cables?

Discussion in 'Electronic Basics' started by W. Watson, Jan 25, 2006.

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  1. W. Watson

    W. Watson Guest

    Any ideas on how to tag video cables and the like, so that I can at least
    identify what equipment they belong to--camcorder, video camera, digital
    camera, ... or what they are for--USB, serial, null, parallel printer,
    modem, ...?

    Wayne T. Watson (Watson Adventures, Prop., Nevada City, CA)
    (121.015 Deg. W, 39.262 Deg. N) GMT-8 hr std. time)
    Obz Site: 39° 15' 7" N, 121° 2' 32" W, 2700 feet
  2. JeffM

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  3. John Fields

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  4. Steve

    Steve Guest

    You can get self-laminating cable labels from Brady or
    Panduit that can be printed on an inkjet or laser printer.
    These labels have a white printable section and a clear
    plastic "tail" that wraps over the printed section for
  5. Puckdropper

    Puckdropper Guest

    Different colors of electrical tape? If you use the cable for something
    different, you can at least find one end on a device and trace the other


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