BASIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS . WAO (WORK AREA OUTLET). Telecom Cabling. What do we plug our patch cords into? At the PC or telephone end, they are plugged into a W.A.O. or Work Area Outlet. Telecom Cabling.
WAO (WORK AREA OUTLET)
Single Gang Dual Gang
Single Gang Plastic Single Gang Metal (MPLS)
plastic mud ring metal mud rings
1- Use your tape measure to measure 18”
2-With a PENCIL, make a light mark at that
3-Place the low voltage ring on the wall and
use your level to level it.
4-Use your PENCIL to make light marks in
each of the inside corners of the low
5-If there is wallpaper on the wall, use your
razor knife to cut away the paper.
6-Place a piece of paper on the floor beneath
where you will be cutting to catch the dust
that will come down.
7-Take your jab saw and make a
HORIZONTAL CUT first (in case you hit
a stud) to minimize damage.
8-Make your next horizontal cut, then your
2 vertical cuts and viola, you have a hole.
9- Insert your ring and secure with screws.
10-CLEAN-UP YOUR MESS and move on.
What do we call the box we use to mount the faceplate to some type of surface?