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Video splitter question

Discussion in 'Beginner Electronics' started by Sheldon, Sep 8, 2003.

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  1. Sheldon

    Sheldon Guest

    I have a three-way cable splitter with taps labeled -3.5, -6.5, -6.5. I
    can't remember what this means, and whether the higher the number the
    stronger the signal. Is that dB loss? And is the tap labeled -3.5 putting
    out the greatest signal of the three taps (least amount of signal loss)?

  2. -3.5 is the strongest signal. Internally it looks like so:

    _____ -3.5
    \ ___ -6.5
    \ /
    \____ -6.5
  3. Sheldon

    Sheldon Guest


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