As engineers and/or consultants we have all been there, the client has asked for our advice and we recommended product X be installed in a project, only for the purchasing department to buy the "economy brand" product Y because it saves a few pounds.
Now on the surface this may seem like a good idea. The buyer gets congratulated for saving the company a few pounds, and the product gets delivered. What could possibly go wrong?...
However, as engineers and/or consultants we selected product X for a reason. We know the product. We know that it will be a quick and easy install. We know it will work first time. And finally, we know it is good quality product that will last.
So, we get to site for the install and find the "economy brand" product Y waiting for us. What should have been a quick and easy install, takes longer, and we have to go back after 6 months because it is playing up! All this extra time cost way more than the few pounds saved by purchasing "economy brand" product Y.
This doesn't just apply to the AV world. This is the reason why brands like "Snap-on" do so well in the tool market. Snap-on tools cost way more than an unknown Chinese manufacturer. However, like AV products they are an investment that will serve you for years to come.
At ITM Components, we don't sell "Cheap"! We believe that good quality products are better value in the long term. We will strive to get you the best value, by getting you the best prices on our range of high quality products and brands
Tell us your stories of "money saving" gone bad. We have all been there and we would love to hear them.
These left angle Category 6 patch cords are assembled with T568B four pair stranded cable, and are ideal for confined spaces. They consist of a foil shield with drain wire to protect signals from external noise, and a strain relief boot to reduce stress on the cable.
CAT6 is completely backward-compatible with current CAT5e equipment.
Introducing the Extron USB-C HD 101 USB-C to HDMI interface. This new interface provides USB-C video connectivity to HDMI device inputs, while supporting the power and charging needs for USB-C source devices. The USB-C HD 101 converts USB-C video to HDMI.
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