[mythtv-users] Coax splitters - how painful are they?

Guillaume Filion gfk at logidac.com
Tue Sep 25 20:04:19 UTC 2007

Brian Wood a écrit :
> A "perfect" two-way splitter would have 3db. loss. Since nothing is
> perfect in this world, most splitters actually lose 3.5db. per leg for a
> two-way split, and 7db. for a four-way.

I think that I remember being told that there's a resistor in the
splitter to ajust the impedance. That way, a two way splitter would give
1/3 of the signal in each leg -- with 1/3 lost in the resistor.

Is my memory serving me right?

Guillaume Filion

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