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What are coaxial cables?

Coaxial cables provide signals to your equipment for phone, Internet, and TV service. A coaxial cable runs from your wall to your TV or Spectrum Receiver, as well as your modem. You can also connect your Spectrum Receiver to your TV using coaxial cable.

Coaxial Cable

Did You Know?

  • Coaxial cable is often called coax for short. Sometimes, it is just referred to as cable wire.
  • Coaxial cables have a four-layer design that insulates from interference and frequency loss. The copper or copper-sheathed aluminum wire is surrounded by an insulating layer. This insulating layer is covered with shielding. Around all of these layers is a white or black protective outer layer.
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