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MRV/Whole Home - does not work after install


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#21 OFFLINE   veryoldschool

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Posted 25 August 2012 - 09:42 AM

How close is the PI to the DECA?
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 09:44 AM

by cable length (since they are hooked up serially) I think its a 6 footer. By physical distance, maybe 2 feet.
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 09:51 AM

by cable length (since they are hooked up serially) I think its a 6 footer. By physical distance, maybe 2 feet.

It might be worth moving the PI farther away [or simply adding more coax].
The PI's have a blocking cap, which doesn't like to play nice with transmitters, so it can cause problems when too close to the SWiM or a DECA.

If you have a 2-way splitter, you can also do the same thing with:

http://www.dbstalk.c...53&d=1285094774
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 09:54 AM

so by close, do you mean physically or by cable length, or both?
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Posted 25 August 2012 - 09:55 AM

so by close, do you mean physically or by cable length, or both?

cable.
You could coil it up and have them right next to each other [if you want].
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