Coax wiring. MoCA between neighbors.
dongsu.han at gmail.com
Wed Jun 10 14:28:08 CDT 2009
I'm trying to find out how coax cables are wired in a residential area
to each house. I found out that "drop amp" amplifies the signal just out
side the building, and a few neighbors share the drop amp (basically a
powered splitter). What other devices are there?
I'm also trying to find out whether my neighbors would be able to
overhear the MoCA signal from my apartment. Anyone knows the answer?
For example, my apartment building has a cabinet that concentrates all
coax cables from all units, and the 2~4 coax cables are attached to a
device in the cabinet. I'm assuming it is a drop amp and I think MoCa
signals can travel across the drop amp. Is my guess correct?
Any comments on coax cable wiring between houses or apartments and MoCA
technology would be very useful.
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