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Thank you for your response

I want to add 2 of these cameras to my system.

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Is it  necessary to use all 3 pairs of remain wires in cat5e cable for the power supply
as shown in this diagram?
 The cameras are just a few metres from the DVR and the cat5e cable is about 12 to 15 metres long    
 

 

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On 4/1/2019 at 8:24 AM, Kalip said:

Does anyone know what amperage powers supply is required to power two of these cameras?

The manual is silent on this issue.

https://www.hikvision.com/en/Products/Analog-Camera/Turbo-HD-Camera/5-Mega-Pixels/Outdoor-Dome/DS-2CE56H0T-ITMF

The cameras draw aprpx 500ma per camera with infrared active and colour day is about 400ma no infrared you don't need all the pairs for power I use brown and white brown as pos and blue pair as neg 

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.I tried using this 2.5 amp. power adapter splitter to power both cameras.
However, I noticed that I am getting   ground loop problems.
When I used two separate power supplies the ground loop problems stopped.
Are these power splitter power adapters any good?
 
On another note, I noticed is that the guy who installed the other 5 cameras used an
“EPCOM DC ADAPTOR MODEL PS120DC4C” power supply 5 AMPS
 Although the adapter says 4 channels, he doubled the connection on one terminal to 
accommodate two cameras on that single terminal. Is this normal?

 

 

 

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