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Don McCarty

Don McCarty is the OSP EXPERT columnist for ISE magazine, discussing the issues around provisioning, testing, and maintaining copper for all services from POTs to IPTV. Don is also president of and the lead trainer for McCarty Products, a technical training and products company training field technicians, cable maintenance, installation repair, and Central Office technicians and managers. For more information, email dmccarty@mccartyinc.com or visit www.mccartyinc.com.

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Using Your Test Set

… and Using Your Noggin -- In my columns for the past 3 months, we have been discussing fault locating...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Cable Fault Locating and Repair

Part 3. Understanding Crossed Battery and Your Advanced Test Set Features -- To recap, for this 3-part series on Cable...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Cable Fault Locating and Repair

Part 2. Identifying a Faulted Pair -- In my previous column (Part 1 in the June 2020 issue), I discussed...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Cable Fault Locating and Repair

Part 1. Short-Term and Long-Term Approaches -- Are your technicians efficient in quickly finding and repairing copper cable problems? Or...

ISE Columnist Don McCarty

Take care of your customers NOW!

New life for the old copper infrastructure -- This column describes causes of service disruption. Upcoming columns will offer easy...

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