Welcome to DBSTalk
Like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community. Sign-up is a free and simple process that requires minimal information. Be a part of our community by signing in or creating an account. The Digital Bit Stream starts here!
- Reply to existing topics or start a discussion of your own
- Subscribe to topics and forums and get email updates
- Send private personal messages (PM) to other forum members
- Customize your profile page and make new friends
Hopper only and diplexer
Posted 23 September 2012 - 04:09 PM
The moron who built my house thought RG6 splitters in the wall would be a GREAT idea...
So I am using Holland DPD2's diplexers (http://www.satpro.tv/Holland-DPD2.aspx) to merge the dish and comcast signals at home entry... then splitting them again to my 722 and comcast modem.
Was thinking of upgrading to the hopper for additional tuner and updated software and storage space.
I know these diplexers will cause problems with Joeys, but we only have one main tv and do not plan to use joeys (the other uses cable basic channels and rarely used).
Does anyone know if the diplexers will have issues with just a hopper?
||...Ads Help To Support This Site...||
Posted 23 September 2012 - 06:42 PM
"Belligerent and numerous."
SlingTV, Tablo and Plex to Roku 3s and Chromecasts on a Vizio 42" in the living room and a Toshiba 32" in my bedroom. Xbox 360 client on a Westinghouse 42" in the game room. Tablets EVERYWHERE!
I used to update the Dish Network FAQ but not anymore.
Posted 23 September 2012 - 06:50 PM
Posted 23 September 2012 - 08:34 PM
Posted 23 September 2012 - 09:26 PM
Posted 23 September 2012 - 09:59 PM
EDIT: Diplexing before the node should theoretically work however it has been reported to kill MoCA. Granted if you don't need MoCA then it may not be an issue. However diplexing before the node would still be pointless as you would need two lines ran to the room defeating the purpose of diplexing.
Edited by 3HaloODST, 23 September 2012 - 10:07 PM.
2 Hoppers w/Sling / 2 Hopper 2000s / 1 Joey
1 ViP722k (separate account)