Modding ethernet patch cable - LED indicator
date: 19.06.2004


Moving LAN "activity LED" to another side of cable. Just fo FUN.


Step by step:
RJ45 tools.
removed fixing plastic button
stripped for 24 mm, not 12 as usualy
2 pairs goes to connector, one outside for LED
checking...
Soldering led to wires.
Checking..
Now with power supply connected on second end.
in the dark room
Fixing with super glue
Fixing wires
Now with "condom<"/td>
Inside home server room

OK. now second side.
Wires from led soldered to lan activity led on the LAN card
Installing lan card and all wires, checking.
From server side
Video




Back to projects. zps-electronics.com