Twisted-Pair Connector Terminations
- Pair twists shall be maintained as close as possible to the point of termination.
- Untwisting shall not exceed 75mm (3.0 in) for category 3 links and 13mm (0.5 in) for category 5e and higher links.
- Connecting hardware shall be installed to provide well-organized installation with cable management and in accordance with manufacturer's guidelines.
- Strip back only as much jacket as is required to terminate individual pairs.