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Cable Electronics 6001 1GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifier
Cable Electronics 6001 1GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifier
Cable Electronics 6001 1GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifier
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  • Experience distortion-free pictures on every TV in the house
  • Powerful 20dB forward gain offers more than enough support to handle demand
  • Superior performance to inexpensive, store-bought RF amplifiers

Essential Info

With all the TVs, VCRs and satellite receivers found in most homes today, the demand for video signals can easily overburden the video signals coming into the house (i.e. signals from cable companies or antennas). The result: A degraded video signal that leads to noisy, distorted TV images. The good news is that that problem can be easily remedied by adding one of these 1GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifiers before the signal is split, resulting in clear, noise-free performance throughout the house. Power supply included.

What's Included

  • 1GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifier
  • Power supply
  • More Info

    Each time you split or divide the RF signal to feed all your equipment, you lose about half the power, or 3dB. For example, a passive splitter with 8 ports may have more than 10dB of loss! One way to overcome this loss is to install an amplifier. However, this solution may cause additional problems if the original signal exceeds the amplifier's rated capacity. But thanks to the high 20dB forward gain, the 1GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifier offers more than enough support to handle the demand. Plus, integrated 20dB adjustable attenuation allows you to control the signal without over-amplifying the TVs. Example: If you hear buzzing when type is superimposed on the TV screen, like on commercials that display a phone number, then you have an over-amplified signal.

    Unlike standard amplifiers, this model was constructed with a diplex filter to separate the forward and return path, allowing it to send and receive without any signal loss.

    Additional Amplifiers Available
    A 1GHz 1X1 RF Bi-Directional Amplifier is also available with 15dB of gain.



    Manufacturer:Cable Electronics
    Manufacturer Product No.:6001
    Analog Compatibility:All VHF, UHF, CATV channels
    Digital Compatibility:DTV, HDTV, Digital Cable
    Forward Gain:20 dB
    Forward Adjustable Attenuation:Up to 20 dB
    Forward Path Bandwidth:54-1000MHz
    Return Path Bandwidth:5-40 MHz
    Forward Path Signal Flatness:+/- 1.5 dB
    Noise Figure Max.:2 dB
    RFI Shielding:>85 dB
    Power Supply:External plug-in transformer 12Volt, 200mA (included)
    Module Dimensions:5 1/8" x 3" x 1 1/2"

    Important notes:
    Only merchandise credit for defective items returned within 30 days of purchase. No other returns allowed on this item.
    Manufacturer contact information: Cable Electronics Inc, Tel: (800) 767-6189


    16 Ratings
    5 star: 69%  (11)
    4 star: 12%  (2)
    3 star: 6%  (1)
    2 star: 0%  (0)
    1 star: 12%  (2)
    Average Customer Rating
    (16 customer ratings)
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    GLENN -- berlin, WI   3/22/2012
    excellant boosted signal the way i needed,much clearer pix on all tv's [4]over 125 feet from main source.added it after the 125 foot run,b4 splitter [on a cable tv system..also fast delievery from smarthome.thanks
    GARY -- anchorage, AK   5/22/2011
    definitely help when you split off to several other TVs
    JOSEPH -- baton rouge, LA   1/20/2011
    This cable Electronics 6001 1 GHz RF Bi-Directional Amplifier is a great value and is great for increasing cable signal to your bedrooms and Television sets.
    Video Bob -- carmel, CA   7/24/2010
    Works well. No problems. Just what I needed and expected.
    JOHN -- homer glen, IL   6/4/2010
    This was exactly what I needed to work with Comcast's cable signal.
    Steve -- anchorage, Alaska   7/11/2009
    I first bought this unit on 7-25-2005 and it is still working great. All cable channels are clear with no pixelizing and the cable modem never looses its connection. I just hope they continue to carry them so if for any unexpected need I can still get one. Thanks
    ROGER -- fort collins, CO   10/5/2007
    This amplifier did exactly what it was advertised to do and solved the picture quality issues I was having.
    JOSEPH -- hasbrouck heights, NJ   9/6/2007
    Did not work!!!!
    GREG -- amarillo, TX   4/25/2007
    Works great and does not interfere with my cable modem OR the VOIP telephone service I have.
    PHILLIP -- athens, AL   3/5/2007
    Great product, exactly what I needed.
    DONALD -- bellevue, WA   3/1/2007
    best I have used
    ERICK -- herriman, UT   1/20/2007
    Easy to use, easy to install.
    SCOTT -- buchanan, MI   1/15/2007
    It's an amp. It amplifies. Who could ask for anything more?
    FRANK -- hagerstown, IN   11/3/2006
    Adjustable gain is useful and the unit helped the longer cable runs I have to several TV's.
    DAVID -- st. charles, IL   8/31/2006
    Item was exactly what I needed, good price and works perfectly.
    RICHARD -- houston, TX   6/22/2006
    Best amp I've used to date.
    MARK -- flagler beach, FL   3/30/2006
    Great site and great service!!!
    T C -- richmond, VA   2/8/2006
    Works well as described.
    JOE -- mcallen, TX   1/2/2006
    Easy to install and worked very well.
    GAINES -- jackson, MS   9/14/2005
    served purpose,

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