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Connected Home Installation Images (closed)
Posted 07 September 2010 - 01:49 PM
3 receivers, 5 tuners total (2x HR24, 1x H24), DECA (broadband), and a PI.
Edited by Eskimo, 07 September 2010 - 02:02 PM.
H24-700 - MBR 32" Vizio
HR24-200 - Great Room 50" Panny plasma w/ sound bar
HR24-200 - Theater room 128" 2.35:1 screen, Emotiva UMC-1, Klipsch KLF/KSP 7.1 speakers / Fi subs (18" x2), 3300 watts RMS.
Posted 09 September 2010 - 05:56 PM
- setup only worked when the SWM power supply was BETWEEN the SWM8 and the 1x8 splitter. Other diagrams show the power supply elsewhere, but that didn't work in my case.
- internet over MRV would only work when plugged into the ethernet switch or Airport, not the broadband modem itself (we have Verizon FiOS). No idea why this is true, since the modem is also a router.
- because of the quirks of our house, the 1x8 SWM splitter has to be outside (it's protected, and we're in Southern California). I don't recommend it, because of all the RG-6 you have to run through the outside wall.
- MRV and networked DVRs only worked after turning the power off EVERYTHING for 5 minutes, then restarting the modem, the Airport, the ethernet switch, the SWM power supply, the HR24 and the HR21 (in that order).
Edited by IanRWilliams, 09 September 2010 - 06:01 PM.
Posted 29 September 2010 - 12:35 PM
Posted 29 September 2010 - 06:40 PM
Posted 27 October 2010 - 05:56 PM
Posted 20 November 2010 - 03:29 PM
Edited by rayxxxle, 10 December 2010 - 09:47 AM.
Vizio 46" LCDHD
Phillips 32" LCDHD
Vizio 32" LCDHD
Vizio 32" LCDHD
Vizio 22" LCDHD
1250VA Battery BU
Posted 09 January 2011 - 10:59 AM
Edited by Kev4Bama, 12 February 2011 - 10:13 AM.
HR23-700 ,H21-200, H24-700, Genie H44-700 AU9-SL3 Dish
SWM-16 , DECA network hooked to internet, WHDVR/MRV
Tailgate Setup: AU9-SL3 on 3' Tripod, H21-200
runs on Legacy port of SWM-16 when not at the game.
Posted 12 January 2011 - 06:37 PM
SL5 on the roof
On left, Sonora Slope Compensator, Amp and Polarity Locker top to bottom, loops around at the bottom to the input of the SWM16. Lower right is the PI for the SWM box. Broadband DECA to Internet on above the SWM16, then the 4 port greenlabel splitters.
4 are DECA, rest will be when the remaining 3 DECA adapters get here.
Other than same legacy compression connectors on the main feeds coming from the dish, all compression connectors. Someday I'll rebuild that too, but all signals are 95+
Posted 19 February 2011 - 01:46 PM
MRV still works.
No lag on the ps3. plays games and video chats are great.
HR24-100 w/ am21
HR24-200 w/ am21
HR24-500 w/ am21
SWiM 5 LNB
Also have PS3 connected through the SWiM network to stream internet to it. Works great. no problems gaming or video chatting.
Posted 05 March 2011 - 12:18 PM
Here they are from a HR24:
Edited by veryoldschool, 05 March 2011 - 12:48 PM.
Posted 08 May 2011 - 03:27 PM
I got rid of a lot of Coax with this new configuration.
The video quality is amazing.
Edited by tbolt, 09 May 2011 - 01:48 PM.
Posted 10 July 2011 - 09:22 PM
Would the part highlighted in yellow work? Any advice/opinions welcome.
Posted 27 July 2011 - 11:44 AM
This device has several options to be hooked up.
Is that the way you set it up? I assumed it could replace my current original white DECA box where it's on it's own coax.
I'm using it just like a BB DECA, and not using the pass through it has [terminated output].
Another way is to use it as "a replacement" for a white DECA connected to a receiver, "BUT" you also need to use a BSF. So you connect it in "pass through" mode, with ethernet to the receiver and a BSF on the SAT input.
You can also use it without DECA as a wireless adapter too.
^ now you can replace the DECA with a BSF and connect the ethernet to the DECAW.
Edited by veryoldschool, 27 July 2011 - 11:51 AM.
Posted 01 October 2011 - 02:16 PM
The DirecTV installation used to just hang off various places on the structured wiring cabinet. The whole install is a lot cleaner now. Having said that, as I'm posting this picture I see that I need some longer patch cables to make a neater installation: