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How to install a VDSL extension
April 28th, 2016 11:35 am

At present BT install the Openreach VDSL modem at the master socket location and will run a data cable to the router in a separate location if required. However, the VDSL faceplate does have provision for a hard wired VDSL extension.....


For telephone & VDSL at the remote location :-

(1) Terminate cable for phone to 2, 3 & 5 on the lower front faceplate (the original NTE5 part)
(2) Terminate another pair to the two IDC connections on the VDSL faceplate
(3) Terminate 2, 3 & 5 to a BT Euro Module (
(4) Terminate the pair from the VDSL plate to an RJ11 Euro Module (, the modules snap into a Euro double faceplate ( Terminate to pins 3 & 4 as marked on the RJ11 module PCB (if using an RJ45 module -