Project Guide

Installing a Coaxial TV Cable

1
INSTALL SIGNAL SPLITTER FOR ENTRY CABLE
Signal splitter entry cable - Coacial TV Cable
  • Attach one end of the new coaxial cable to an outlet nipple on the splitter.
  • Anchor the splitter to a framing member with drywall screws.
2
RUN COAXIAL CABLE TO THE LOCATION OF THE NEW TV JACK
Run coaxial cable location TV jack - Coacial TV Cable
  • Use fish tape to snake the cable through a finished wall.
  • Keep the new cable at least 6 inches away from electrical wiring to avoid signal interference.
  • If you’re working with new construction, mark the floor so you can find the cable easily after the walls are finished.