Ideal VDV MultiMedia Cable Tester Kit

Reference#: 73163
Item#: ID-33-856


The VDV MultiMedia Cable Tester is an easy-to-use cable testing and verification device that can quickly test all wiring requirements found throughout today’s residential
and commercial environments.
  • Voice – tests 3-pair USOC and 6-position RJ11/12 jacks for voice cable testing
  • Data – tests both shielded and unshielded cable testing to T568A/B (RJ45)
  • Video – tests coax cable for opens and shorts with F-Connector interface


  • Comprehensive testing for Voice, Data and Video applications.
  • Designed for testing in residential and commercial environments.
  • Supports RJ11/12, RJ45, and coax F-Connector cabling and interfaces.
  • Easy-to-read LCD display with PASS/Miswire indicators, wiremap display and troubleshooting modes.
  • Multi-tone support for cable tracing and fault isolation.
  • Convenient internal storage for remote.


Cable Types:
  • Phone Cable (3 pair USOC and 6 position RJ11/12)
  • Data Cable shielded or unshielded, CAT-6, CAT-5E, CAT-5, CAT-4, CAT-3
  • Coax Cable - 100 ohms maximum DC resistance, center conductor plus shield (F-Connector)
Minimum Cable Length for testing of split pairs:
  • 1 Meter (3 feet)
Battery Life:
     9V Alkaline battery (typical times for the full capacity of the battery used continuously in one of the following modes)
  • Standby: 2.5 years
  • Cable Testing: 150 hours
  • Tone Generator: 250 hours
  • Operating Temperature:   0° to 50° C (32° to 122° F)
  • Storage Temperature:  -10° to 60° C (14° to 140° F)
  • Humidity:  10% to 90%, non-condensing
Physical Dimensions:
  • Size: 13.2 x 7.3 x 4.1 cm (5.2 x 2.9 x 1.6 inches)
  • Weight: 242 grams (8.5 oz.) with battery and remote