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Visit made to fix a dead extension coming from an old telephone system connected to a TJF. The site has small office buildings spread out over a large area and the extensions are cabled over old telegraph poles. For this reason fuses are used on the krone disconnection strips to combat any damage from electrical...
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A call out was book to investigate a slow and noisy broadband line. This is an issue we come across sometimes when old infrastructure cabling has been building up throughout the years. In this case a slow broadband service and noisy line was due to a bad connection in a messy D.P. There was 6...
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With an extra member of staff starting next week one of our clients needed Cat5e network points installed into there existing dado quickly. As it was a small job we squeezed them in and ran 2 Cat5e cables back to there comms cabinet. Once we had terminated the cables in the dado and comms cabinet...
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With an ever increasing number of network installs involving fibre optics and fibre optic testing there is an important difference between Tier 1 and Tier 2 fibre optic testing to be considered. With all testing standard certificates being done at tier 1 below will help outline the difference between the two standards and why you might...
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Tidying a comms cabinets, why do I need to?  In almost every workplace we visit we come across this. It is not just a visual eyesore; it can lead to all sorts of problems on your network, compounded since it makes locating the fault that much harder. For example stretched and twisted patch leads can...
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We were called out to an emergency fibre optic repair. A number of building’s fibre links had been disconnected. After some testing and some investigating, a damage section was located on a 48 core OS2 backbone fibre. A solution was agreed and arranged to be done out of hours on a Saturday to reduce further...
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Made a visit to a Customer in Bicester Village. After a spate of faulty lines affecting many of our customers- BT Openreach decide to replacing a failing 200 pair main arterial cable. Lines would suddenly stop working and whilst this was not that important for voice calls it had serious consequences for the card terminals...
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Received an emergency telephone system repairs call out to a company in Banbury, North Oxfordshire that had no dial tone on any phones. After a short conversation with their I.T engineer we established it was a telephone system fault.
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We made a visit to Westfield Shopping  Centre in London to complete a total telecoms audit. This involved Testing a few data cables and tidying the comms cab and removing unnecessarily long patch leads and telephone leads. 
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