Motorola SURFboard SBG6580 Series User Manual
Installing the Modem •
Motorola SURFboard • User Guide
Before drilling holes in the wall, check the structure for potential damage to water, gas,
or electrical lines.
Position and secure the wall mounting template on the wall to mark the holes.
There must be .10 inch (2.5 mm) between the wall and underside of the screw head.
Select an appropriate depth and diameter to drill the holes to a depth of at least 1½
inches (3.8 cm).
Note: The installer must determine the depth of the hole, the necessary hardware
and must be careful to select the appropriate depth and diameter.
Reconnect the coaxial and Ethernet (or USB) cables after mounting the gateway.
Re-plug the power cord into the +12VDC Power connector on the gateway and the
Arrange the cables to prevent any safety hazards.
Verify the gateway is still securely attached to the wall.