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The home communications closet

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Because I am slowly ripping the house apart, it makes sense to add some CAT5e at the same time. Structured cables require a central location where you can patch them together, and at home I don’t want to dedicate a load of space to a server room. I spent some quality time with the hall cupboard and some MDF.

Before

The "Before Shot"

The after shot

The "After shot"

I mounted the patch panel vertically so all the back-end CAT5 will be hidden. Power is fed to everything from behind the panel (held in with magnetic clips) to keep things tidy.

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Written by leonward

March 17, 2009 at 10:10 am

Posted in Home Cinema

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