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#171233 - 11/22/07 08:13 PM Splitting RG6  
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Need to terminate 12 RG6 cables. The largest splitter available is an 8. How do I do it?


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#171237 - 11/22/07 10:31 PM Re: Splitting RG6 [Re: GTE]  
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Just feed another splitter from one of the output ports of the first splitter. I prefer to split the feed into two with a two-way splitter, then feed two 6/8 port units. You'll probably need an amplifier to drive that many cable runs though.


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#171240 - 11/22/07 11:38 PM Re: Splitting RG6 [Re: EV607797]  
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I have seen cable amps with a bunch of outputs in condos.


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#171361 - 11/26/07 07:50 AM Re: Splitting RG6 [Re: gfretwell]  
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Here is a 16 port splitter. http://www.mjsales.net/items.asp?FamilyID=220&this_Cat1ID=265&Cat2ID=93
I agree that an amp may be required.



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