Advice on new dish

dbolton

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Hi finally got my sky + box working here in the extreme south of Italy (Brindisi to be precise) I am moving into a new place with a garden all of my own (no small feat in Italy) and so I decided I would like to put up a big dish, Thinking about a 3m dish but I doubt if that will help with bbc itv situation (looking for advise on this) If its not going to increase me pulling in bbc then I suppose 1.2 m dish would help with the signal, (also an lnb) anyone give me some good advise on what I should be looking for and places to go shopping ie online.


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It would be interesting to see your results for UK beam in southern Italy. We had someone receive it with a 4m dish in Naples, though not sure how much margin they had.

Also, check this map http://goo.gl/maps/Ha4xf - someone with a 3.4m dish was receiving some SD channels in Potenza but was marginal. I'd say your chances aren't good with a 3m dish where you are. Perhaps a 5m one?!
 

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I found this place a while back..

http://www.starsat.it/

They seem to have quite a selection of dishes etc.
 
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