Definitions for "Patch Panel"
A board consisting of rows of sockets into which plugs can be connected to route sound signals or power for lighting circuits.
A group of jacks in a panel that can have cords plugged into them so that signals can conveniently be routed and changed.
Plug and jack assembly permitting studio outlets to be temporarily connected to dimmer output circuits.
a wonderful way to make things look professional and to keep your networking extremely organized
Keywords:  punch, step, block, down
a step up from a punch-down block
a mounted hardware unit containing an assembly of port locations in a communications or other electronic or electrical system