I don't have kids but I'm convinced making Ethernet patch cables is the same as getting 8 unruly children to all sit straight and smile for the group photo.

@nicd oh how do you get them right in place from that state? I tried to do that some day, but I failed and didn't get how I should do that...

@Xystel A whole lot of trying and retrying! :D Usually I push them in a bit to get them all to point sort of in the right way, then I cut them all to the same length and do the real insert. But often it's still just a lot of fiddling and hoping.

@nicd With some practice you can hold those eight cables with two fingers. Try that with children! 😉
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