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which cable to buy.. gold or...

By andee
Nov 27, 2005
  1. need to buy about 25 ft of coaxial cable to run a tv into a bedroom. should I buy the gold tipped or plain as seen at radio shack, will the extra money for the gold make a difference? just a housewife, repair illeterate
     
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 25,948   +19

    If there isn`t much difference in price, go for the gold cable. However, if it is much more expensive then stick with the normal cable. It should work just fine.

    Regards Howard :)
     
  3. andee

    andee TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanks, have been told those guys at RS are not too knowledgable...andee
     
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