Cable ties

Updated: 06/16/2017 by Computer Hope

Cable tiesCable ties are used to organize all kinds of cables, like those used with a computer, an entertainment system, or in a network. They are usually plastic, nylon, rubber, or velcro strips that are used either used once or that are reusable.

Reasons why you may use cable ties

  • Keep cables organized and prevent them from getting tangled.
  • Keep cables hidden from sight and your environment looking clean.
  • Prevent kids or animals from tripping over cables, which can help prevent cables from getting disconnected and damage to the cable connectors or other hardware.

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