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Should you earth/ground a splitter?

GaryM

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How important (if at all) is it to earth a splitter? Does it not get earthed from the outer braid of the cable?
I have a couple in circuit and both have an earthing point.
 

witchy

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I've never needed to earth my splitters and i don;t know anyone that has.

As u said, the outer braid will be earthed anyway.
 

GaryM

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Cheers, its just something that had me wondering as I've installed the splitters myself and not Virgin.