CCTV 101: Camera Power Explained
When it comes to CCTV camera power, there are a variety of options to choose from, ranging from low voltage 12 Volts DC and 24 Volts AC options to single-line solutions such as Power over Ethernet (PoE) and Power over Coax (PoC).
Regardless of the power type or method used, there are two main things to consider for long-term, trouble-free operation: Voltage and Amperage.
In this video, we will discuss CCTV power best practices, common installation mistakes and discuss new technologies that take the frustration out of CCTV power.
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POC Info: https://www.clintonelectronics.com/power-over-coax/
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0:37 Tip #1: Check Camera Power Type
1:10 Tip #2: Calculate Voltage Drop
2:03 Tip #3: Plan for Max Power Draw
2:50 Tip #4: The 80% Rule