[mythtv-users] New house - any advise?
bradallenfuller at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 16 20:07:17 UTC 2007
> If want to work on the multiple runs up the conduit at once, I suggest getting more boxes of cable at smaller lengths. We used 1000' spindles and were able to pull two at a time. If we got 500' spindles we could have done 4 at a time.
> You could always estimate and pre-cut and pull, but that generates more waste.
> Also, when you attach things for a pull, take duct or electrical tape and smooth the first part of the connection, so it tapers up - any "sharp" edges will make it harder to pull.
It might be less expensive in your time to run the combo wires: 2 RG6
and 2Cat5/6 in a single bundle. It makes pulling and wiring a lot easier.
They even have fiber in one of the bundle products.
The site also has some handy tutorials.
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