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Cable Installation Guide

Suggested Tools and Supplies

You won't need all of these tools and supplies - just some, depending on which options you use for running cable and mounting jacks. Cable installation volunteers should wear long-sleeved shirts and long pants.

  • safety glasses
  • ladder
  • extension cords
  • drill and bits
  • saws: keyhole saw, drywall saw, jigsaw or reciprocating saw
  • pull string
  • electrical tape
  • tie wraps: regular, adhesive or "holey"
  • screwdrivers: slotted and Phillips
  • hammer
  • permanent ink marker
  • tape-style labeler

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