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What Kind Of Cable?


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#1 jdietz

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Posted 08 January 2006 - 09:23 PM

Our church wants to mount a 19" flat panel monitor at the lecturn and run a cable to the back of the church.

The length of the extension cable will need to be 100 Ft. Willa standard extension cable work on this setup?



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Posted 08 January 2006 - 09:45 PM

Yes a standard extension cord should work. Make sure to keep that plugged into a surge protector, wouldn't want that monitor to fry.
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Posted 09 January 2006 - 02:04 AM

That's okay for power but where is the video signal coming from? An analog connection won't go that distance, digital (DVI) is limited to 5metres (~15ft) without convertors inline.

Google "DVI Repeater" for examples such as this: http://www.ramelectronics.net/html/DVI_extender.html

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Posted 22 January 2006 - 08:46 AM

Any video cable that is made for 100 feet will not work with out some sort of amplification. I would suggest contacting either the manufaturer of the monitor, manufaturer of computer or a local computer repair shop (That know's what they are talking about) or a computer user's group in your area about this matter. Maybe you might have a knowledgable person in your churh that you do not know about snf they might help.

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