1. M

    What are these and how do I get them removed?

    Does anyone know what these pipes and cables are? I suspect they're old Telkom telephone junction lines but I'm not sure. If they belong to Telkom, has anyone had any success in having them removed? What department should I contact?
  2. M

    HDMI Cable Repairs

    Hi everyone I have some long HDMI cables with the terminator broken. It seems a shame to throw them away so can anyone recommend someone/company in JHB that repairs such things. Many thanks Tim
  3. I

    3 core Cotton Covered Heat Resistant Cable for irons

    In the Randburg area I have been to 7 hardware stores and 5 electrical retails/wholesalers and have not been able to by the above. The story is the same from each: the suppliers don't have it in stock. I have a perfectly good iron (about 1 year old) but the cable has kinks and has started...
  4. DrJohnZoidberg

    Impossible to find good DisplayPort cables locally?

    Recently got a new monitor (1440p @ 144Hz) that needs a DisplayPort cable (DP to DP) to use FreeSync, it came bundled with one which is faulty (and overall just feels cheap). Tried all the regular places and for the life of me couldn't find a single place that sells quality cables that are...
  5. W

    Seeking qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap & patch for voip setup

    Setting up a call-centre and require a qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap & patch for voip setup. Should take a day or two to complete. Anybody looking for the opportunity and is willing to work in Woodmead, Johannesburg, please respond soonest. You can <mod: removed> private...
  6. LazyLion

    Two Nabbed for Cable Theft

    Two men were caught digging up copper cable on the side of a road in Alrode, Alberton, Ekurhuleni metro police said on Wednesday. "The suspects were caught red-handed along Dekenah Road and in possession of a two-metre freshly dug-up cable, two hacksaws and a shovel. The cable is worth...
  7. D

    Network switches and cables for rent?

    Hey, I'm planning on hosting a LAN party at my school with about 50 students. All the facilities have been organized but our IT department is not prepared to disassemble the network for a single night. We therefore need to hire networking equipment. Any suggestions?
  8. C

    Exclusive MyBB Offer: 10% off all USB 3.0 Cables

    Hi All, We are running a discount for MyBroadBand users. Get 10% off all of our USB 3.0 cables. We have everything from USB 3.0 Extension Cables to USB 3.0 Micro Cables Simply add the coupon 546-198-242 at checkout and the discount will be applied...
  9. C

    OTG Cables For Android Devices

    Hi All, We have just got in a batch of Micro OTG Cables. Connect your peripheral devices like mice, keyboards and more. From as low as R39 including free counter to counter shipping. We have great support and customer service...
  10. mh348

    Jumper cables (booster cables)

    I want to make Jumper cables using either welding cable or battery cable... The one's I have are too weak and takes very long to boost a battery so I have to take it to get it charged at a battery centre.. My mechanic has a thick cable which he made using welding cable.. Within a few minutes...
  11. C

    Network Extending please help!

    Please help! I am extending the network at our office to the building next door, which is about 20 or 25 metres away. What is my best option - run Cat5 cabling from ethernet switches between each building, or a wireless point-to-point system? The suggestions so far are cabling inside pvc...
  12. LazyLion

    International Down?

    on Afrihost?
  13. LazyLion

    WikiWhoops! Like I said all along... this guy is bad news and doesn't care about innocent people's lives being damaged in the process of his rise to fame. :mad:
  14. N

    Micro USB Cables Cheap!

    If like me you've looked at keeping a Micro USB cable spare at work, home and everywhere (the desire has BAD battery): The cables are only R37 excl. VAT and only R30 delivery overnight. Ordered yesterday at 16:30, and just got them. Woop woop. Since I was...
  15. LazyLion

    South African develops free submarine cables map! Here is the map.... And here is the other African Cable map site mentioned...
  16. jes

    US court orders Twitter to hand over WikiLeaks related documents

    US court orders Twitter to hand over WikiLeaks related documents A court in the United States has ordered information network Twitter to hand over documents connected to WikiLeaks to the US Justice Department, CNN reported Saturday.
  17. jes

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is jailed but secrets still flow

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is jailed but secrets still flow WikiLeaks published a new set of cables Wednesday, and in a defiant message posted online the secret-spilling website promised that the leaks would keep on flowing despite the arrest and jailing of its founder on sex allegations.
  18. R13...

    How do you organise the cables behind your plasma stand?

    The back of my plasma stand looks like an unholy web of wires & cables:(. And I still have to connect 3 more speakers, only have the fronts & sub connected. The problem is everything goes in a different direction, I have a 2x4 multiswitch with xtraview to a bedroom, so there's cable everywhere...
  19. S

    Online shop for audio equipment

  20. DJ...

    Too much broadband for Africa? I have never before heard of such a bizarre concept as "too much broadband". What on earth were BMI-TechKnowlege smoking when they jumped to this conclusion? There can never be too much broadband for consumers and...