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How to avoid the cable to twist and get shorter?


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This is the primary reason we created the Vive Wireless Adapter, the only real way to get over the limitation of the tether is to eliminate it. 


There are a couple of things you can try:

  • The Turnsignal Overlay
  • Using some sort of overhead cable management system (clunky but very effective in some implementations)
  • Using something like a split-loom cable sleeve to make the cable a bit stiffer
  • Ensuring that you're wrapping the tether up using the
     so it doesn't form "memory" and coil on you automatically.
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Thanks. Somebody had mentioned that in a video production class once. I had no idea what they were talking about.


Over-under. I'm going to start trying that. I had been hanging my cables to avoid twisting problems, but as you probably know, that doesn't help if you have to keep bringing them places, thus wrapping them around something/themselves over and over again. My laptop power cord has a wavy twist thing going on.

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