Klein Tools VDV211-063 Multi-Connector Compression Crimper

I recently had to purchase a new crimping tool for a project where I would need to compress BNC and F-Type connectors. It had been quite some time since I last needed to do some cabling. That was evident by the old-school crimpers I owned, before compression connectors …

WD Purple Surveillance Hard Drive (8TB)

The Western Digital storage surveillance hard drive is intended for the rigors of write-intensive applications like the video surveillance market segment. As the demands for better security increase, so to will the demand for better surveillance. Of course this means high definition video footage is in high demand! …

Ubiquiti EdgeRouter X Advanced Router

Introduction The Ubiquiti product line is rapidly gaining momentum through a strategy of offering quality hardware, enterprise features, intuitive interfaces, and proven performance at price points never before seen. These offerings are targeting the SMB (Small Medium Business), SOHO (Single Office Home Office), and power users alike with …

DYMO Rhino 4200 Label Maker

When it comes to remembering, I don’t. So began my hunt for a trusty label maker that would cover all the bases and not cost me a fortune. Comfort would be nice, but I wouldn’t make it a requirement if I found something I liked. Primarily I needed …

BongoTies for Cable Management

When I first came across this item, it was by accident.  I thought to myself, how did I not know about these BongoTies?  I was really excited to get my order in and try them on various piles of gear I had lying around the house.  Needless to …

Home Network Closet Rack Build

Once upon a time I had a hot mess of network gear, a tangle of cables running in every direction, and no idea whatsoever on how to organize it all. Needless to say this was not something I was going to put on display. Over the years I …