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I want to run an RCA cable from my pc to my tv which is roughly 20ft away. What kind of signal degradation would I experience with an RCA cable this long?
    
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RCA is pretty bad.... can you use S-Video or digital instead?
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RCA is pretty bad.... can you use S-Video or digital instead?
Ugh, I wish. The tv i'm using was made in '01 and only has a coax jack 1 audio rca and 1 video rca jack

I just had a bit of a brainstorm. I do have a receiver I could put between both. Would that act as a repeater?
    
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get a nice shielded RCA cable with a good conductor and you'd be fine, well, as fine as you can be with that TV. Click here to find some nice composite cables at custom lenght, though 25ft will cost about $90.
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If you're going to get 25 ft of RCA get this.

http://www.monoprice.com/products/pr...seq=1&format=2
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