Regardless of coax type, each end of the network must have a terminator. The terminator is used to keep a signal from bouncing around on a cable, giving duplicate commands.
One terminator should be attached to ground.
Attaching two ground cables can create a ground loop, which can bring a network down.
The terminator (resistor) must match the value of the coax cable.
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