[ubuntu-uk] streaming content via wires!
javadayaz at gmail.com
Tue Oct 20 12:48:00 BST 2009
and just to add to your comment, although not all of it...but some of the
walls along which the wire will run are facing the east..so sunlight maybe a
2009/10/20 javadayaz <javadayaz at gmail.com>
> exterior grade means a pipe bascially through which the wire will run?
> 2009/10/20 Philip Stubbs <philip at stuphi.co.uk>
> 2009/10/20 javadayaz <javadayaz at gmail.com>:
>> > just the general elements...water and snow primarily!!!
>> The cable will be fine in snow and water as long as the outer sheath
>> remains intact. After installation, the biggest threat is likely to be
>> UV. This will break down the polymer chains in the sheath causing it
>> to become brittle and crack. If you are on a north wall, it will
>> probably last for years. On a south wall, one good summer could do
>> significant damage.
>> It is hard to say what would be sufficient for you without seeing
>> exactly where and how the cable is to be fitted. If changing the cable
>> in the future is not going to be easy, then invest in exterior grade
>> now and be done with it :-)
>> Philip Stubbs
>> ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
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