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How far can I run a RG-6 cable for networking

Last response: in Networking
February 10, 2011 2:27:21 AM

I am trying to use the existing rg-6 in a building for internet but am not sure how far a coax can go and still get a good signal strength

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February 10, 2011 3:51:11 AM

It tends to vary depending on the source, and obviously cable quality will be a determining factor as well. The general consensus seems to be ~150', but reports of more than double that length working flawlessly are not uncommon. How large of a run are you planning on doing?