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post #1 of 3 Old 02-13-2013, 02:21 PM - Thread Starter
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So I have looked at these forums for a while and finally decided to make an account and ask some Q's. I have looked around here for answers to my problem but to no avail. So I have a Viewsonic PJD5123 that I bought a few years ago and now i want to hang it in my fitness room. I have HD cable from comcast but all the other tvs in my house have comcast boxes. I do have a coaxial plug in the fitness room. So my question is can I connect my projector to the coaxial in the room with some sort of aftermarket converter and get hd channels or is it not worth it on my projector. Or do I have to buy yet another comcast box. Your help is greatly appreciated.
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You need another box. Or run component cables and audio from one of your other boxes to the room. The projector is 800x600 resolution so not HD, a Standard def box with composite video out would be the simple least expensive route unless the other box is just in the next room.
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Thanks for the info.
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