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  #2217362 15-Apr-2019 13:00
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Chorus master filters are required to meet water submersion to a modest depth the exact numbers elude me at this moment, but this has always been in their spec.

 

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Hi all,

 

Thanks for all the suggestions and recommendations. Some quiet varied views! 😉

 

Ended up doing the following...

 

  • Used the telecom crimp wire connectors - those button shaped ones. Easier than soldering for sure...though fiddly little buggers.
  • Replaced the VDSL master splitter. No improvement in speed but the Internet was more stable. Maybe a placebo effect there.  Little disappointed there was no improvement in speed - though not all that surprised either.
  • Today I finally got around to running a new Cat 5e cable from the demarc point to the modem.  And bingo - now syncing at 53/16.  That's actually the best it's ever been.

So yeah....internal wiring somewhere.  Even though its not changed since Ive had VDSL its developed an issue somewhere.  I did trace the cable (also Cat 5e) around the roof space and weirdly it disappeared down into a wall that has no phone socket on it.  Couldn't pull the cable up so either they've tied a knot in it or its connected to something.

 

Here's stats from before:

 

 

Stats after:

 

 

 

 

And if that isnt impressive enough...I think the spectrum graphs really illustrate the point.

 

Spectrum before:

 

 

Spectrum after:

 


 
 
 
 


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  #2221546 20-Apr-2019 17:15
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Good job

 

lets see if ddlm wants to give you any more speed




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  #2221547 20-Apr-2019 17:16
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Dont care if it doesnt! 😂

 

50 down is great.


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