Newbie has a question - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 Old 03-04-2007, 07:42 PM - Thread Starter
Newbie
 
JeepCop's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Jayhawk Country
Posts: 7
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Hi guys! I am in the process of finishing up the last leg of my basement home theater/cigar smoking room and have a question. The rough-in is nearly complete and insulation and drywall will be going up soon. Here's my situation:

I have roughed in for a ceiling mount projector (probably the Sanyo PLV-Z5) and had a wiring question. I currently have Directv and Direcway internet service. I was wondering if it was possible to split one of my current cables running to an upstairs bedroom TV, and run the projector off of this. Will this work or do I need to run a completely different cable for the projector?

Thanks in advance for any help you may have to offer!
JeepCop is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old 03-08-2007, 06:39 AM
AVS Special Member
 
oktoberrust11's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Sterling Heights, MI
Posts: 3,077
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12 Post(s)
Liked: 24
You will need to run another line, in order to change channels independent of the upstairs TV. This will, of course, require another receiver for the projector.

Matt

Xbox Live: oktober rust | Mii: 5207 2388 9861 4135 | Steam ID: detroit820 | Origin ID: oktoberrust11

oktoberrust11 is offline  
Reply Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV

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