Marker Cable Ties

When you’ve got a lot of cables going out every which way from your controller box, labeling them is essential.

 

cable_markerThese marker cable ties simply attach to the cable.  Write on them with a fine point Sharpie permanent marker.

I got mine from Altronics (Part # H4043A) for less than $7 per 100.

 

 

 

 

 

 

cable_marker2They are also good to mark channel numbers or element names where the wiring harness breaks out at the other end.

 

 

 

zip_tie_flagThis type is subtly different.  You can get them on eBay for about $3 – $5 per 100 including postage.

The tag part sticks out, but it means that the tie can be fastened around smaller cables.