A couple questions about splitters - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Forum Jump: 
 1Likes
  • 1 Post By ProjectSHO89
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 06-14-2016, 04:35 PM - Thread Starter
Advanced Member
 
lmacmil's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 661
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 65 Post(s)
Liked: 41
A couple questions about splitters

Planning to split my antenna signal between 2 TVs. Several questions:

1) What kind of upper Mhz range should I look for? All stations are UHF.
2) Does it matter where the splitter is relative to the antenna or the TVs?
3) Do I need a splitter that contains a preamp? I am only 8 miles from the towers but have lots of trees in the signal path. Total run will be less than 100 feet, probably closer to 75.

Thanks.
lmacmil is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 06-14-2016, 05:22 PM
AVS Forum Special Member
 
ProjectSHO89's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 3,083
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 206 Post(s)
Liked: 109
1. 700 MHz or higher. 5-1000 MHz is a common CATV splitter and works fine.
2. Probably not.
3. Probably not.
egnlsn likes this.
ProjectSHO89 is online now  
post #3 of 3 Old 06-14-2016, 07:44 PM - Thread Starter
Advanced Member
 
lmacmil's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 661
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 65 Post(s)
Liked: 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by ProjectSHO89 View Post
1. 700 MHz or higher. 5-1000 MHz is a common CATV splitter and works fine.
2. Probably not.
3. Probably not.
Thank you!
lmacmil is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply HDTV Technical

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off