Which pair should i choose.?


In a CAT 5 cable, There are 4 Pairs of cable available.

Orange, orange white, Blue , Blue white, Green ,Green white, Brown , brown white,

Out these four pairs, i need only one pair for the communication. Which pair should i choose.? Is there colour based on their performance?

Can any one Kindly help me in this

Reply to
Loading thread data ...

Voice or Data?

If Data, what speed.

But in general you use all of them for a "good job". :)

Reply to

Joe wrote in part:

No. Electrons are color blind, but they know who their dance [twist] partners are!

By somewhat longstanding US tradition, pairs are allocated:

Blue - first voice line Orange - 10/100baseTX or second voice line Green - 10/100baseTX or third voice line Brown - power/other

-- Robert

Reply to
Robert Redelmeier

Cabling-Design.com Forums website is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.