Why does your cat chew wires?

They like long-stringy things to play with. Just natural instincts from hunting those long-type stuff like snakes, earthworms, and such.

How do you wire a cat 5 cable?

It depends. If you are making a normal patch cable, you're supposed to crimp both sides the same: 12345678 to 12345678. But if you're making a crossover cable you switch 1 & 3 (MORE)