Installing the Surge-Gap Drop Amplifier,
3-foot Coaxial Cable
Installation Screws (2)
Follow the steps below to install the drop amplifier inside the home.
Note: The power inserter is not used for indoor installations.
Avoid possible shorting of the AC adapter. Make all connections to the drop
amplifier before the AC adapter is plugged into an electrical source.
Locate the drop amplifier near the drop cable and a 120 V AC or 240 V AC
outlet. Look for the areas where the cable enters the home or is split for
devices. This is typically in the basement or the attic. You may also find a
termination within a network interface box (gray box) on the outside of your
Mount the drop amplifier to a stud or wall using the installation screws.
Make all connections to the drop amplifier as shown in the diagram below.
Plug the AC adapter into the AC outlet.
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The coaxial cable connects the AC adapter to the drop amplifier.
The screws are used to attach the drop amplifier to the wall.
Surge-Gap Drop Amplifier Installation Instructions