extending internet

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 Question by steph strong posted 10 Oct 2006
 extending internet
I need to run cable internet to my garage. the distance i need to go is 400 ft. do you know of anyway I can get internet out there without having my cable company run separate lines anseperate account.
 Answer by Joseph Golan posted 11 Oct 2006
Dear steph,
You may want to look at a fiber solution and utilize media convertors (fiber/ethernet) at both ends to overcome your distance issue as well as solve a know issue of "grounding differentials".

Joseph Golan, RCDD

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