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Re: [SLUG] ADSL with two pair cable [slightly OT]



With the roll out of pit street , maybe they might put more effort into
rolling out more exchanges in other areas.

I only wish :)

On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Dean Hamstead wrote:

> When i had mine installed i asked the telstra tech about it
> Apparently in a given bundle, only about 2-3/10 lines can have
> adsl otherwise you get interferance. So if your considering it
> stop considering and start ordering as in a street only a handful
> of houses can have adsl (or in my street of about 15, only
> maybe 4 can have it)
> 
> They supply you with up to 3 inline filters for your handsets
> and if you have 4 or more handsets they install one master filter
> thingy (apparently). I dont think you should have more than 4
> connecting devices anyway, i recall hearing that it splits the
> signal too much.
> 
> Linux runs bigpond adsl as perfectly as i can imagine. My tip
> is *not* to get 256kbps (if your getting a home plan), get the
> 512k. For $10/m your making your life that muych better ;)
> 
> (apparently the pit street data center will be in place in
> 6 months... apparently)
> 
> Dean
> 
> Vince Meissner wrote:
> 
> > I have a multi pair cable comming into my place, there doesn't seem to be
> > any noticable interference from the ADSL enabled line to the other lines.
> > 
> > For ADSL you just connect the ADSL modem straight into the line,
> > To use a normal phone, fax, modem etc,  you need to use a double adapter,
> > and then a filter (supplied with most ADSL modems) on the lead going to
> > the phone.
> > 
> > -Vince
> > 
> > 
> > Howard Lowndes wrote:
> > 
> > 
> >>Most domestic premises have two pair cabling which allows two separate
> >>services.
> >>
> >>1. Has anyone any experiences with cross talk from an ADSL enabled pair
> >>over to the other non-ADSL enabled pair, or between two ADSL enabled
> >>pairs?
> >>
> >>2. Is the Telstra offering splitterless or bandpass filtered?
> >>
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