How To Properly Roll Cable
Easily the most important thing I have ever put on the internet. Seriously.
Video by Scott Reynolds
Demonstration of the “Over Under” technique for rolling cable. Why?
(1) It helps prevent tangle and enables the cable to lay flat.
(2) It prolongs the life of the cable.
(3) It is accepted best practice for media production professionals.
Or try this variation. Here’s another detailed and specific video with two slightly different ways to achieve the same Over Under cable roll. Yet another video that includes a trick for fixing knots when you pull the end through the wrong way.
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