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Is the SWM8 weather-proof?

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#1 OFFLINE   jnelaine



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Posted 07 November 2008 - 09:31 PM

Quick question: is there any problem with putting a SWM8 up on the roof next to the dish? That's where all my lines split up to different areas of the house, so I just want to be sure that it's ok to have it outside and exposed to the weather.


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#2 OFFLINE   houskamp


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Posted 07 November 2008 - 09:32 PM

best to keep it out of direct rain, but I had one on the dish mount for a year without trouble..

MRV was all that's left on my wishlist (wishlist done) :D

#3 OFFLINE   jnelaine



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Posted 07 November 2008 - 09:58 PM

Thanks. Good to know that it was up there for a year without a problem. Unfortunately unless I seriously re-wired things, it's going to need to stay outside in my situation.

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Posted 08 November 2008 - 04:49 AM

The sealed case and coax contact covers are designed to protect it from adverse weather.

You should be fine.
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