Fluke Networks CIQ-100 Cable Tester Review
The CIQ-100 Cable Tester is the most essential tester for network techs. It comes with everything one would need and can help troubleshoot wiring problems in seconds. It can be used to locate and trace cables using the IntelliTone 200 Digital Probe. It can measure the network capacity of up to 1G. It works on live networks and the CIQ-100 provides Ethernet switch detection.
You can diagnose issues such as cross talk between cables, noise issues, and insertion loss. You can also find the cable length, distance to fault, Ethernet PoE deteection and more. It works on all types of copper cables including coax, twisted pair and audio. It is qualified cable tester for 10/100BASE-T, VoIP, or Gig.
It is one of the more expensive options for cable tester, but it’s very accurate and saves a lot of time. We would recommend this product to anyone doing network or cable connections.