guess I misunderstood a 2-way switch........

catherinetJune 29, 2009

I have a converter box, VCR and DVR. I only have an antenna.

I want to be able to use both the VCR and DVR at different times. I've tried to use a splitter, but it degrades the signal too much. So I bought an AB switch, thinking I could put it coming out of the converter box and then one cable to the VCR and one to the DVR, but after I bought it, I realized that its made to be able to switch from cable to antenna, so there are 2 "Ins" and 1 "out", whereas I need 1 in and 2 outs. I don't think I can just turn it around, right?

Is there some other kind of switch that would work in this situation?

Thanks.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
regus_patoff

Yes, it's just a switch, connect the way you want.

    Bookmark   June 29, 2009 at 8:49PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
catherinet

Thanks!

    Bookmark   June 30, 2009 at 5:21PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
13.2v Battery Charger
The battery charger for my Craftsman drill has died...
randy427
Headphone jack
Dug up a sub-mini plug for my home phone earphone jack....
stoveguyy
vizio xvt473sv dead
I have a 4 year old VIZIO XVT473SV that now has NO...
thew60
plug-in 15w bulb caused sticky mess (wax melt)
Stupid me, I bought a plug-in wax melter / tart-warmer...
jally
arc breakers tripping
We have arc fault breakers and one of them keeps tripping,...
newhomeseattle
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™