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Old 11-21-2012, 10:45   #18
Stompy
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Max length of CAT 5 cable for DATA and POE = 100 Meters or approx 385 Ft.

If the distance to your shack is over 300 ft, you will also need to consider an additional 5 to 10% for cable installation.

Run the power cable and add a cheap-o powered switch. The use the AC drop to power the camera as well.
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