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    Sheets Labels vs Handheld Printers

    Cable Labels

    Cable labels can be printed for FREE at our software www.printmycablelabels.com which also has an excel import option so you can pull from the tester as well as make your own data list for printing the cable labels. Our adhesive is better than the handheld machines and our labels don’t drop off and we have had some on-site over 15 years with no problems.

    We are an installation company and had many handheld printers stolen, plus those cartridges cost a bunch of money, and although BS talks about reprints of sheet labels if something wrong, what about running out of cartridges?…

    Laser sheet cable labels are NOT old school, and as you find out when you test our cable labels are the most cost-effective way to make cable labels, yes keep a handheld for the small 10 drop jobs, but if you want to save money and do a better job at lower cost Laser sheet cable labels are the way to go.

    https://www.cablelabelsusa.com/free-samples-usa/

    Free Cable Labels

    Cable Labels Free Samples

    We offer free samples so you can see how great our cable labels work, we have our new remarkable TCL-49 with the New easy start edge so your techs spend less time fitting cable labels.

    Free samples
    Free samples

    Along with these free samples, our web-based software is also free with no sign-up.

    Free printing software and free samples

    Just send your name and Mail address and get some free samples in the mail to you the following day.

    Try our label materials or sizes before placing your order and see for yourself why we stand behind each of our products, guaranteed.

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    Handheld Printers vs Sheets Labels

    Last week we watched a presentation from a BS handheld company about labeling and have to say it was full of promotional crap!. Presented by a guy who used to have an installation cabling company, that must have failed and has spent the last 10 years as an employee.

    Handheld printers in the field have a use, but they are just so dam expensive the guy quoted for handheld cost per label for handheld cat6A 5 - 7 c per label, but quoted a price of 8 - 11 c per label for sheet labels TOTALLY WRONG

    On a 1000 drop cat6A installation, the cost per label for sheet labels is 3 c per label and as the jobs get bigger the cost gets even lower in the 2 c per labels range.

    Cable labels can be printed for FREE at our software www.printmycablelabels.com which also has an excel import option so you can pull from the tester as well as make your own data list for printing the cable labels. Our adhesive is better than the handheld machines and our labels don't drop off and we have had some on-site over 15 years with no problems.

    We are an installation company and had many handheld printers stolen, plus those cartridges cost a bunch of money, and although BS talks about reprints of sheet labels if something wrong, what about running out of cartridges?...

    Laser sheet cable labels are NOT old school, and as you find out when you test our cable labels are the most cost-effective way to make cable labels, yes keep a handheld for the small 10 drop jobs, but if you want to save money and do a better job at lower cost Laser sheet cable labels are the way to go.

    https://www.cablelabelsusa.com/free-samples-usa/

    Free Cable Labels

    Cable Labels Free Samples

    We offer free samples so you can see how great our cable labels work, we have our new remarkable TCL-49 with the New easy start edge so your techs spend less time fitting cable labels.

    Free samples
    Free samples

    Along with these free samples, our web-based software is also free with no sign-up.

    Free printing software and free samples

    Just send your name and Mail address and get some free samples in the mail to you the following day.

    Try our label materials or sizes before placing your order and see for yourself why we stand behind each of our products, guaranteed.

    ”Read

    New stuff coming this fall

    Lots stuff coming this fall

    TagPro™ is a unique, patented, easy-to-use labeling solution for structured cabling and Optical Fiber Cable labels in data centers & telecommunications facilities. This stylish clip-on system will save you time and money. TagPro™ is fast & easy to use, saving time and money.

    • TagPro™can be rotated and moved on the cable, yet fixes securely.
    • It can easily be removed for relabelling or cable replacement.
    • TagPro™ does not wrinkle, fade, or fall off, suitable for hot aisle.
    • The label is clear and easy to read, protected by the TagPro™.
    • We supply sheets which can be printed in any US letter sheet printer, you will not have to spend money on specialised printers.
    • Once your sheet is printed, please follow these simple instructions.

    Network and Electric Design Software

    Network Design Tool automatically calculates the lengths of cables, conduits, trays, trunks, pipes, etc. as well as it auto-generates the Rack Diagram, Wiring Log Book, 3D view, Bill of Materials, and Specification with project costs. You don't have to manually do cost estimations any longer.

    FREE Cable Label Printing module

    http://cableproject.net/

    Network Design Tool automatically calculates the lengths of cables, conduits, trays, trunks, pipes, etc. as well as it auto-generates the Rack Diagram, Wiring Log Book, 3D view, Bill of Materials, and Specification with project costs. You don't have to manually do cost estimations any longer.

    New Tech Cable Lables

    WACL-21W Laser printable Cable Labels

    Cable Labels

    Tech Cable Labels is the top labeling company for data and telecommunications installations and all our labels can be printed on any standard office laser printer

    We make and distribute the most quality driven cable labels designed by technicians for use by technicians around the world.

    WACL-78W Laser printable Cable Labels

    Cable Labels

    Tech Cable Labels is the top labeling company for data and telecommunications installations and all our labels can be printed on any standard office laser printer

    We make and distribute the most quality driven cable labels designed by technicians for use by technicians around the world.

    Cruise Ship Cabling Consultants

    We specialize in providing solutions for data communications cabling to the cruise industry, we have over the years gained a great insight into the operation of cabling on these ships. Our service will help you check that the products that are installed are the best and include all the safety requirements for cabling on cruise ships.

    Cruise Ship cabling

    We know that contractors can be from many different countries and always do not understand the high skills needed these days just to install the high tech cabling systems, no longer is it just a cable.

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    Best Cruise Ship Cabling Experts and Quality Service

    Cruise Ship Industry Service

    We specialize in providing solutions for data communications cabling to the cruise industry. We are dedicated to providing our customers with state-of-the-art communications solutions for any aspect of their network needs.

    In addition, we are pleased to announce that we have entered into an exclusive partnership with Cruise Industry Services, a Project Management Consulting firm in Canada. Cruise Industry Services provides onsite and remote project management services and solutions for future contracts. Cruise Industry Services is a project management firm specializing in the Cruise Industry.

    Project Management – New Construction and Dry Dock

    Dry Docks and new builds we have many years of hands-on experience at locations across the world and now with our great new technology, we can save hundreds of man-hours with our experts and online project management systems.

    One of the hardest things to do when cabling a Cruise ship is making sure the ship engineers understand that structured network cabling is a technology and not a service.

    Back in the day you could push and pull any old computer cable with no bad effects, well those days have gone and now we treat every Cat5/6/7 like a new baby or as good as a fiber optic cable.

    To name a few.

    • No more that 25 cables per bundle.
    • Loose laying of cables on cable try.
    • Velcro wraps.

    We understand about fire protection and all the data and fiber cables should be LS/ZH (more expensive).

    Cruise Ship Cable Installation Cost

    The network and cabling location will be determined by the installation technician while or during the site visit or on-site when the job is started.

    Materials cost does not include labor and is a guide to help the project cost and budget for standard cables and UTP.

    Cat5, $300 – $450 per 1000ft Materials only.

    Cat6, $300 – $550 per 1000ft Materials only.

    Cat7, $450 – $650 per 1000ft Materials only.

    Cat8, $550 – $1000 per 1000ft Materials only.

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    Cruise Ship Technology

    Cabling Infrastructure

    After many years of working in the cruise ship business, the problems still seem to be the same, not that the cruise ship has anything wrong. It's the Technical service area and the use of low-cost labor which is employed to carry out what should be a highly skilled and paying job.

    The ships today are a floating Datacenter with thousands of devices and office functions all having to work the same way week after week. The whole ship including the crew area has wireless access points, besides the old-style plugin PC's and POS systems all over the ship, cost millions, yet when it comes to installing the cabling technology the jobs is given to the ships engineers, who bless their cotton socks are somewhat out of date with what is needed.

    Cruise Ship Services
    https://cruiseindustryservices.com/

    For example we quotes for a ship many years ago to test and terminate hundreds of cat5e STP cables and a bunch of fibers around the ship, BIG job and we lost the bid "too expensive" the winning bid was 45K less than ours and we did not or was will to pull back that far.

    Some 18 months later in the next dry dock, we had seen what the problem was with the network, we found that the low-cost bid from 18 months ago was the problem, every STP cat5e was connected wrong.

    Cruise ship cabling
    Crap work to be fixed

    Cruise ship cabling
    Crap work

    We fixed hundreds of shorts and crossed connections over the two weeks, but unable to fix everything as not enough supplies and the customer would not pay to replace them, so we just fixed up the best we could.

    The guys who installed this mess although fronted by a USA company, which has now joined with a bigger marine contractor paid the Polish workers $9.00 / hr and although the ships engineers and "IT" staff should have kicked this installation back, it was put into service, although my company complained on there behalf, nothing did get done about it, they did send me a copy of the test results to the cruise line, which they sent to me to look into the results.

    Each page of results really interesting, the first 35 results all same lengths, the same cross-talk, same everything, just different jack number and sorry to say that was the way, all the results. We worked out that they had tested 36 good data jacks over and over again with page after page of test results for the same cable.

    Our project managers can check all the above for you from your design to installation and your cruise ship network cabling which will give you the best trouble-free network, we guarantee with our cruise ship network consulting and testing your network will be the best on the high sea’s.

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