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Postby josh porter » Sun Jun 22, 2008 8:36 pm

Yah... I am now the proud owner of a CT100 cable tester... ordered from my favourite place to get audio equipment.....I dont know if it is a novelty thing but now every cable that customers bring back at my store when they say that it doesnt work i have been bringing out my tester and testing it right in front of them. they are a wonderful thing to have... now no more wondering how good my solder job was, just pop it in and see.
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Postby Malcolm Boyce » Sun Jun 22, 2008 8:53 pm

Much trouble is saved with a cable tester on hand to remove doubt.

Too many times, especially live, when you had to jump through fire to make a musician believe their cable was the problem... Now a tester can do the job in an instant.

Also as a line check tool, the CT100 is the shiznit with it's tone generator and phantom indicator. No more checking direct lines with a 57.

I always have mine when working on stage. Truly invaluable.
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Postby LarryS » Tue Jun 24, 2008 7:01 pm

How much does one of these units cost?
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Postby Alain Benoit » Wed Jun 25, 2008 3:37 pm

Around $25.00. Thom?
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Postby josh porter » Fri Jan 16, 2009 7:05 pm

I paid about 55 for mine but it was well worth it. I have used it many times and it has saved me a good number of hours worth of work.
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