May 22, 2008
Really HOT Ethernet Cables
You know what happens when your throughput is incredibly fast? You get really really hot cables that burn through the plastic wrappings. Here is a picture of one cable that borked out at RustyBrick this morning:
Okay, I lied. As per the new required Google disclosure, I am tagging this post with a rel=hoax attribute.
In reality, the cable was laying on a baseboard heater. I guess after time, it burned its way through.