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Whats the longest you've extended Savant IR over cat6 ?
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Post 1 made on Sunday August 12, 2018 at 09:49
james_aa
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Whats the longest you've extended Savant IR over cat6 ?
Post 2 made on Sunday August 12, 2018 at 20:26
SB Smarthomes
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I'm not a Savant dealer, but I did IR over CAT5e last week 180ft using 4 of the conductors.  I think it was the first time I've sent IR over twisted pair in 5-6 years, but worked without issue.
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Post 3 made on Sunday August 12, 2018 at 20:45
Ernie Gilman
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Make a note to contact me if you take IR a long distance and it doesn't work. A resistor or two can be used to clean up an IR signal when distance and capacitance have messed it up. You might need a scope if simpler things don't work.
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