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How Many Boxes of Category 5E fit in a Porsche?

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How many boxes of category 5e can you fit in a porsche

We had a customer come in on Hot Dog Friday (Yes we provide FREE Hot Dogs to all walk-in customers on Fridays) and he had an emergency.  He needed 16 pull boxes of Category 5E to a local location immediately.  

He was in his Porsche.  I said no way maybe 12, but he did it.  So we now know you can get 16 boxes of category 5E cable in a Porsche without putting down the top. 

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​ Can I get more distance out of Cat 6 vs Cat 5E?

The answer to that questions is no. We have recently had some questions regarding the transmission distance of Cat 5E and Cat 6.  The distance for 10/100/1000 is 100 meters (328 feet) regardless of whether or not it is Cat 5E or Cat 6.The main difference between Cat 5E and Cat 6 is the bandwidth and the crosstalk [...]

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