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They were features in Oprah Magazine’s De-Clutter Your Life! edition, mashable, Maclife, The Wall Street Journal and PCWorld. Enough name dropping I think it’s pretty obvious this product has fans the world over. The cablebox mini is brought to you by the makers of the very popular and gorgeously simple Sanctuary Charging Station.
The Cablebox Mini from BlueLounge® is small enough and sleek enough to fit in almost anywhere, here’s a list of places customers say they like to use their CableBox Mini:
- On top of computer tower
- Near or behind home theater setup
- Beside your laptop on small desk
- Underneath your desk
- On a beside table
- On floor next to their reading lamp
- On the entrance hall table next to the telephone, fax and charging station
- The white mini cablebox blends well into white floor boards making it a great endpoint for cable raceway that meets the outlet.
Cable raceway is really a more complete system to route and conceal any wires in your home and to prevent tripping hazards. Speaker wires, audio cables and Ethernet cables can all be routed through your home without any unsightly nails to be banged into walls.
Cable raceway is easy to install and re-enterable so you can always update your wires without worrying about installing new raceway. They can be painted over too, so that they match your wall color.
Could cable management be any more stylish? It’s helped me create a portable home office. I can store everything in this neat little box, and take my laptop and monitor in only 2 trips. There’s also only 1 power plug to connect and no wires to undo, unwind or re-plug. Right now my office is located in the living room, should my guests arrive for dinner, I need only remove the single plug coming out of the box and take my equipment into my home office. Easy Peasy. All the wires are wrapped neatly and identified.
Here are a few images from my personal home laptop setup:
I’m using the CableBox Mini to store all my peripherals and power plugs that I need to run my mobile laptop setup. So what’s all that in the box?
- 1x Laptop universal charger
- 1x additional monitor power plug
- 1x USB multiport extender and power plug
- 6x USB charger capacity – 4 plugged in currently
- 1x power outlet left empty to plug in my printer
I love my Cablebox Mini. I got it as a gift and now, it’s a vital part of my office. The best part is it’s white so it matches my desk, stationary holders. And pretty soon, if I can save quickly enough for Christmas – my notice boards. Then I’ll move on to some cable raceway for my living room.
Filed under: Cable and Wire Storage, Cable Bundling, Cable Management, Cable Ties, Clips and Grommets, Cable Wraps, Cables and Wires
When it comes to protecting your everyday electronic cables it may seem a little daunting to say the least. Although it doesn’t have to be with cable sleeving. Cable sleeves are a specially design cover which is designed to be threaded over the cabling to create a protective barrier between your cable and the damaging object. Installing a cable sleeve is easy. Here are some tips when looking to purchase cable sleeving for your electronic cables.
Tips When Choosing Cable Sleeving
Tip #1 – Choose the Proper Sleeve: It may sound like common sense although choose the proper sleeve will go a long way to completing the application in a fast and easy manner. When choosing, work out whether you will be threading it over the cable or wires or whether you have to wrap it around your wires.
- Wrap Around: You can purchase cable sleeving which features a slit down one side which is able to easily be wrapped around the cable effortlessly. This type is perfect for larger cable applications which can’t be undone at both ends.
- Threaded: Threaded sleeving is ideal for the loose cables where both or one end is exposed. You can easily slip the cables through the sleeving providing a fast installation.
Tip #2 – Size: Size is also an important factor when choosing your cable sleeving. You don’t want to buy sleeving that is too small or too large to fit on your application. When choosing the size you will need to measure around your cable with a measuring tape and choose one that is slightly a little bigger than the measurement to be able to slip it over the cable with ease.
Tip #3 – Colour: Although it may not seem obvious but choosing the right colour can also go a long way when choosing the right cable sleeving for your application. The colour can provide a cleaner and more professional look to your application when matched correctly. It can also blend into the background depending on your application.
So if you are looking to purchase cable sleeving for your wiring applications, why not take some of these tips into consideration to ensure you purchase the right one for your cable setup.
Filed under: Cable and Wire Storage, Cable Bundling, Cable Management, Cable Pulling, Cables and Wires
Have you ever been on a job site and had trouble with unwinding your cable or wire reel to find that it just tangles and your job takes twice as long? Well if you have ever been in this situation then you may just need the LSDI DeCoil-Zit™ Reel Holder.
What Is the LSDI DeCoil-Zit™ Reel Holder
The LSDI DeCoil-Zit™ Reel Holder is a specially designed holder which is ideal for holding and unwinding your cable reels in a convenient and productive manner which can help save you time and money on the job site.
The Benefit of the LSDI DeCoil-Zit™ Reel Holder
Benefit #1 – Portable: Because of its compact and easy to assemble and disassemble design, this reel holder is capable of providing high portability for a variety of different applications. This reel holder is lightweight and can easily be carried from one location to another with ease.
Benefit #2 – Construction: To make things even better, this portable cable reel holder is also able to provide high supporting capabilities with its high strength construction. This cable holder is designed to hold up to 300lbs and is constructed with high strength tempered steel which allows for it to last under demanding and challenging applications.
Benefit #3 – Scratch Resistant Feet: Not only does this reel holder provide a convenient and compact size, it can also be used on a variety of surfaces with its anti-slip rubber feet. This helps to keep it from sliding and slipping when in use and provides a safer method of unwinding cables without scratching the floor in any way.
So if you need a way to hold your reels for easy unwinding of cables then why not try the LSDI DeCoil-Zit™ Reel Holder and notice the difference with how fast you can complete your job. Great for all sorts of small cable applications, this reel holder will definitely make your wire and cable installation much faster and easier.
Filed under: Cable Management, Tools and Cases, Workplace Safety
When it comes to large industrial areas where cabling may be installed it can be a problem to transport the large cable reels the areas needed by yourself. If you find this is the case then all you need is the OEL RR250 Multiple Reel Trailer. This powerful cable reel trailer is designed to promote single person operation and is perfect for any large cable application may require the large cable reels for distributing the cables. Here are the many features you can expect and benefits you can gain with the OEL RR250 Multiple Reel Trailer.
The Advantages of the OEL RR250 Multiple Cable Reel Trailer.
Advantage #1: Reduce Tip Over Risk: Usually when you are carting large and bulky items on a trailer it is important that you position the item perfectly to reduce tip over especially when the trailer is high. This multiple reel trailer is designed to ride close to the ground which helps to distribute the weight evenly to improve stability at all times.
Advantage #2: Hydraulic Pump Integration: Another great thing about these trailers is that they provide a set of 2 hydraulic pumps which are designed for use on rough or uneven terrain to help adjust the reel to ensure stability. This means that one of the pumps is able to compensate for the grading while the other can set to the height needed. These pumps allow for a single person to lift the reel off the ground and onto the trailer with ease.
Advantage #3: High Weight Capacity: Not only does this trailer provide a convenient method of transporting cable reels, it can also handle up to 2 reels at the one time with its high weight capacity. This trailer features a 5,000 pound weight capacity and is designed to be able to support the reels as they are transported long distances with ease.
So if you have an industrial business which needs a convenient method to transport large cable reels from one location to another, then why not take a look at the OEL RR250 Multiple Reel Trailer and choose from a white, yellow and black one to suit all your needs.
Filed under: Computer Accessories, Desk Cable Organizers, Desks and Workstations
When it comes to a workstation or desk area it can be common to find that you don’t have enough room to position your laptop ready for use when there is paper work all over the place. If you find that this is just how your work desk is then you may need the Gator Cases G-ARM 360 Articulating Laptop, Tablet, and VESA Monitor Desk/Wall Mount which can easily position your computer or other electronic devices above the desk for easy display when working.
The Benefits Of A Laptop Desk Mount
Benefit #1 – Stable and Secure installation: One of the first benefits of this desk mount is that it can provide a secure method of installing your devices to your desk in a stable and secure way. This allows for minimal movement resulting in optimal safety for your product.
Benefit #2 – Versatility: Yes that right not only does it provide optimal stability for your devices it can also be used for many different types of electrical devices. This mount can be used with anything from tablets, laptops, and VESA monitors.
Benefit #3- Adjustable: When you thought it couldn’t get any better, this laptop desk mount is capable of providing easy 360° adjustment which allows for it to move your device into position ready for use in any location.
Benefit #4 – Universal Design: Yes that’s right, this laptop mount is perfect for providing a universal design which is capable of easily being used in a variety of applications including server consoles, conference rooms, recording studios, home use, work stations, and live music setup.
So if you need a laptop or media device mounting solution then why not take a look at this Gator Cases G-ARM 360 Articulating Laptop, Tablet, and VESA Monitor Desk/Wall Mount and see whether it can easily handle your workstation and desk demands with ease.
When it comes to taking care of your fiber optic cables, then you may have not thought about cleaning them every once and a while. With the use of the MicroCare’s Sticklers™ Benchtop & Outdoor CleanWipes™ you can easily clean fiber optic end faces and bare fibers in a convenient and user friendly way. Here are just some of the features that stand out with these cleaning wipes.
Features of The Microcare Lint Free Fiber Cleaning Wipes
Lint-Free: One of the first features about this product is that it provides lint free properties which don’t leave any residue or lint after cleaning up dirt. This is perfect for larger cleaning applications and you don’t have to go back over your cleaned area and remove additional lint.
Strong design: Another great feature about these little beauties it that they are constructed with a strong design which allows for less ripping when in use. If you have ever cleaned with a cleaning wipe before and had it rip on you then you know what I am talking about.
Versatile: Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, these wipes are also great for both wet and dry cleaning applications. This is great for outdoor cabling which may be exposed to changes in the weather conditions and provides a fast clean each and every time.
Unlimited Shelf Life: Yes that’s right! Not only do they provide a great clean they also allow you to easily have them for a long time even when you don’t use them often. This can help you save plenty of money and provide you with a convenient and user friendly cleaning wipe which is perfect for any application.
So if you need to clean your terminations, fiber optic end faces and any other cabling needs then why not take a look at these great micro fiber wipes and see just how beneficial they can really be to your application.
Filed under: Cable and Wire Storage, Cable Management, Cable Wraps
Where there are large applications of cables within industrial areas it can be difficult to carry all the cord protectors you need to the one location in a convenient and time friendly way. Well with the RampRunner Cord Protector Transport Carts you can easily transport all the cord protectors you need to the one place quickly and easily. Here are just some of the perks of using cord protector transport carts.
The Advantages Of Using Cord Protector Transport Carts.
Advantage #1 – Holding Capacity: Just when you thought you couldn’t hold it all, these cord protector transport carts are capable of holding and transporting up to 36 cord protectors at the one time. With a high holding capacity such as this you can easily cover your cords in a professional and quick manner without jeopardizing time.
Advantage #2 – Reduces Labor Costs: Just what any business owner needs is the lowering of overall costs. These cord protector carts are able to easily lower your labour cost because they can help to get the job done quickly and easily without having to make multiple trips which can be beneficial for your overall budget.
Advantage #3 – High Construction: Designed to handle the most toughest of use, these transport carts are constructed from tubular sturdy steel which can support the weight of multiple cords covers at the one time. The cart is designed to not break or bend under pressure which makes it suitable for a variety of heavy wear and tear applications.
So if you need a high quality and well constructed cable protector transport cart to help get the job done faster and more cost effectively, then why not see the benefits of what a RampRunner Cord Protector Transport Cart can do for your business. Ideal for protecting the cable protectors along with the female connectors, this cart can easily get all your cords protectors to your job site in no time at all.
When it comes to hoses and cables in industrial areas it is vitally important that they are able to be installed into areas where it won’t cause blockages, kinks, or any other bends in the hoses or cables that may reduce proper operation. With the use of a GORTRAC® NYLATRAC™ KL Series Cable and Hose Carrier you can easily take care of your hard working cables and hoses easily without concern.
The Benefits Of a Cable and Hose Carrier
Benefit #1 – Promotes Proper Bend Radius: One of the best things about a cable and hose carrier is that is can easily help to maintain proper bend radius of electrical, hydraulic, and air cables and lines. This means it will help to prevent over bending of your cables giving them the best possible installation which won’t damage or constrict operation.
Benefit #2 – Easy Access: Another advantage of these cable and hose carriers are that they provide a hinged design which allows for easy opening and closing of the device when needed to access the cables. This makes it quick and easy to change or fix cabling if an incident occurs.
Benefit #3 – Heavy Duty Construction: Constructed to withstand heavy wear and tear applications, this cable and hose carrier can also handle the demanding scenarios that may be evident in challenging industrial environments, and is capable of handling cable travel lengths of 500ft. It also features a corrosion resistant fiber reinforced nylon design which allows it to be installed into a variety of demanding applications.
So if you own an industrial business and you need a device which can help promote proper bend radius for all your cabling needs when why not take a look at the GORTRAC® NYLATRAC™ KL Series Cable and Hose Carrier and see just how beneficial this device really it.
Just when you thought a home theatre surge protector couldn’t get any cooler, the PowerSquid® Calamari Home Theatre Surge Protector will definitely turn heads. Not only does this device have high surge protection properties but it also resembles that of a squid like creature in appearance. Created to handle up to 2520 joules, this surge protector is capable of handling some of the most dangerous power surges there is and is great for any home theatre systems.
The Advantages Of The PowerSquid Calamari Surge Protector
Advantage #1 – Safety and High Connection: Created to handle up to 2520 joules, this surge protector is capable of handling some of the most dangerous power surges there is and is great for any home theatre systems. The design features a PureStream filter along with an audible alarm which ensures that all your gear is always protected at all times. It can also be used to provide high connection for DSL dial up and coaxial cables allowing for it to easily provide high versatility within any of your home theatre applications.
Advantage #2 – Swivel Plug: Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, this surge protector provides a convenient and versatile swivel plug end. This swivel plug means that you can easily connect this device into any wall outlet behind furniture or desk due to its 360° swivel flat profile. It can be turned to suit tight spaces making it suitable for limited room applications.
Advantage #3 – Light Up Plugs: Not only does this clever device protect against surges it also features 2 blue neon plugs which are perfect for finding in dark spaces. Because of this blue light they are able to promote increased visibility which is especially great if you are in an emergency and need to find the surge protector in a hurry.
So if you want a surge protector that not only handles the demanding pressure of your theatre system safety, but also looks cool at the same time, then look no further than the PowerSquid Calamari Surge Protector for all your home theatre safety needs.
Filed under: Cable Management, Cable Ties, Clips and Grommets
Have you ever had problems with cables or cords falling from your workstation or desk? Are you tired of having to pick them up constantly? Well look no further than the BlueLounge® CableDrop™ Cord Clips. Innovative and superior in many ways, these cable clips can easily help keep your cords and cables in the only place on your desk without the risk of them falling off.
Benefits of the BlueLounge® CableDrop™ Cable Clips
Benefit #1 – Versatility: One of the first benefits of these cord clips is that they are highly versatile with where they can be positioned. Because of their highly adhesive peel-and-stick back, these cable cords are capable of providing easy attachment to smooth surfaces and desktops with ease.
Benefit #2 – Complementary Colors: Just when you thought things couldn’t get any better, these cable clips are available in a number of colours to choose from. This is perfect when you want to blend them in with the surrounding decor. They are also great for colour coding certain cables and are perfect for providing a clean and professional appearance to your workstation.
Benefit #3 – Cable Management Solution: Because of their unique design they are great for providing high compatibility and gripping of cellphone cords, camera cords, MP3 player cords and mobile device cords. The cables or cords can easily be pushed into the clip which holds it in place ready for use a short notice.
Benefit #4 – Compact Size: Not only are these cable clips useful but they are also able to provide easy positioning in most ordinary and unusual areas with ease. Because they are small and compact they can easily be positioned on table or chair legs, desktop ledges, monitor arms and more for added convenience.
So if you have cords that keeping falling on the floor, then why not take a look at the BlueLounge® CableDrop™ Cord Clips and see just how beneficial these little clips can actually be within your workstation, office, or home desk area.