feeder cable


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feeder cable

[′fēd·ər ‚kā·bəl]
(communications)
In communications practice, a cable extending from the central office along a primary route (main feeder cable) or from a main feeder cable along a secondary route (branch feeder cable) and providing connections to one or more distribution cables.
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In addition, coordination is simpler because of fewer parts to order and track, and installation is simpler due to the use of more flexible feeder cable (five-inch bend radius) that is 15 percent lighter in weight and requires only one-step cable prep.
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Modern multichannel wireless communication systems, such as cellular telephone systems, require high grade feeder cables for the connections between tower-mounted antennas and the radio equipment, which is typically located in equipment shelters at the base of the tower.
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Tender notice number : Provision of additional11KV feeder cable to NITB
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Designed to apply direct current (DC) power to a tower-mounted amplifier (TMA), as well as communicate alarm conditions from that same TMA, through the coaxial feeder cable, Powerwave's indoor and outdoor broadband current injectors are ideal for small indoor spaces and exposed outdoor environments.
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Tenders are invited for Providing main feeder cable for ct scan machine in the premises of district hospital, King koti, Hyderabad
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