Cable Sniffer/Locator with Remote

Tests, RJ11, RJ45, USB, & BNC | LED Indicators | 1 Button Test | Portable | Audible Indicator
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Cable Sniffer/Locator with Remote

The Cable Sniffer is a four in one tester. The Cable Sniffer works with LAN and computer cables with straight through connections. It is compatible withRJ45, RJ11, USB and BNC connectors. By using a BNC adapter, many other coax cable types can be tested by this product. The LED lights will indicate any faults in the cables, such as a bad connection, shorts or open circuits.


  • Simple one button test
  • Ergonomic portable handheld design
  • Tests before or after installation
  • Remote unit stores in main unit
  • Convenient battery access and built in battery test
  • Beeper provides audible indicator of test results
  • Tests shielded (STP) or unshielded (UTP) LAN cables
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Q: What is a cable tester?

A: A cable tester is a device used to test the signal strength or connection for a type of cable or network of cables.  There are many different types of cable testers and each test specific cable or several different types.

Q: What does it test?


  • Open wires

  • Crossing pairs

  • Shorts

  • Straight through connections

Q: What are different types of cable testers?

A:Verification – A cable tester can verify whether or not the cables wired are properly connected and paired.  This type of tester will reveal any problems in the cables.

Qualification – These types of testers cover everything that the verification equipment test but they will also tell you how well the cable supports data transfers.

Certification – These cable testers are the most sophisticated of the three. They cover the functions of both verification and qualification but they also can create a schematic of the entire network.