Google Search  |  Meridian Systems  |  Meridian Streaming  |  Restaurant  |  WiKi  |  Duncan's Meridian Info  |  Board Rules  |  Restaurant Rules
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#264049 - 2017-05-09 02:23 Can cut cables be repaired?
Registered: 2008-03-12
Posts: 137
MrVegas Offline
Hitchhiker
MrVegas Offline
Hitchhiker

Registered: 2008-03-12
Posts: 137
Loc: Maryland, USA
I had fished 30 feet of the cables to my rear speakers in my old house. When it was time to move last week I was unable to pull the cables through the wall. I decided to cut the end off the cables (COMMS and the other kind). Is it possible to splice those cables back together? Solder them? I have a home theater installer coming in a few days and don't have time to order new cables before he gets here.


G68SL, G98DH, DSP5500, DSP5500HC, DSP3100, JL Audio F112 Sub, Western Digital Live, DirecTV, Sonos, 4 Revivers (Highend-Source)
Top
#264062 - 2017-05-09 11:25 Re: Can cut cables be repaired? [Re: MrVegas]
Registered: 2011-01-25
Posts: 407
bxd Offline
Hitchhiker
bxd Offline
Hitchhiker

Registered: 2011-01-25
Posts: 407
Loc: Southampton, UK
Hi,

Simple answer is 'yes' your cables can be reterminated with DIN comms and phono digital connectors (assuming that's what you have).

Looking at your equipment profile, you could get your installer to run Shielded Cat6 cable in the walls (to the speaker positions) and use your Revivers from that point on.

Brian


Main: G65, MD600, MS600, 218, 598DP, HD621, DSP5200SE, DSP5200HCSE, M6 & D1500.
System 2: G91A, MS200, DSP5000 (96/24v1), DSP3300.
Top

Moderator:  Carl, Duncs, ncpl 
Who's Online
8 registered (Kswanson, Mike Jones, Hector, Mwiebelhaus, Ranking, DC), 47 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
OneArtist, AndrewE, Obe, PaulRP0, Zetetic
4574 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
Ratbert 66
CMB Integrations - Bruce 52
_M_ 49
Ian 37
VirusKiller 36
Top Posters
VirusKiller 12230
Fiddler 8664
ncpl 8352
Carl 7563
Ian 7349
Forum Stats
4,574 Registered Members
17 Forums
24,340 Topics
250,167 Posts

Most users ever online: 211 @ 2015-05-05 14:40
Meridian  |  Media Centre  |  Support  |  Firmware Release Notes  |  RSS Systems  |  RSS Streaming  |  RSS Restaurant