Digicam accent producer Tether Instruments has launched an up to date model of one among its hottest merchandise, the JerkStopper. After over a decade of service in varied iterations, JerkStopper is being changed by TetherTools new TetherGuard system.
Like its predecessor, TetherGuard is designed to stop your cables, akin to HDMI, 3.5mm audio and energy cables, from being ripped out of your digicam’s port. This not solely reduces put on and tear on the cables themselves, however helps hold the ports from getting injury over continued use, which is extra pricey than changing a single cable right here and there.
TetherGuard makes use of what Tether Instruments is asking a ‘magnetic breakaway cable administration system’ that depends on a ‘Lock & Dock’ system to maintain your cables organized when not in use and safe when hooked up to the digicam, pc and different bits of drugs you’re utilizing it with. Particularly, the half that attaches to your digicam makes use of the usual 1/4″-20 tripod thread on the underside to create a locking level the place no cables could be additional pulled from. If it’s essential connect the secured factors to different gear, Tether Instruments offers 3M adhesives that may securely lock onto nearly any non-porous floor.
As with the unique JerkStopper, it’s additionally attainable to attach the brand new TetherGuard system to your digicam’s strap connections if you happen to nonetheless want entry to the tripod socket on the underside of your digicam.
Tether Instruments’ TetherGuard system begins at $23.99 for the essential Tethering Help Package, with extra attachments and equipment out there as wanted on your setup.