Entyell Downlink Centre Reading

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#1
Thought I'd take a snap of this while passing the other day. :)
 

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You got a clearer shot than the one I took from the Sport TV center(It's on the "dishes on holiday" thread).
 

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Got some funny looks from the guys stood at the hot dog van though. :)
 

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That fence looks climbable. Would they miss one? O-Ha

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#5
LOL, the picture is deceptive. :)
 

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What, no sentry tower? O-Ha
 

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I think I even missed a fence in between those as well. :)
 

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Pretty neat. I always thought parabolic dishes were a fascinating thing ever since I was little.
 

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So the unusual LNB is actually a light fitting I though it looked strange :-rofl2
 

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[FONT=&quot]LOL, the final brick wall is a foot lower than the first two obstacles.... they obviously respect anyone who can overcome the first two...

Or maybe the razor wire and barbed wire each cut about a foot off the bottom of your legs.

:-rofl2
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#11
LOL, just had a proper look at the picture, the two fences are owned by BOC, the brick wall is entyell, but the land runs downhill quite steeply, so it is possibly even taller. ;)

Can't zoom in to the dishes on Google, but the blue arrow is where I am in the big car park and the red arrow is the entyell building. :)
 

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#12
I wouldn't have thought NTL would have needed sources from so many different positions.
 

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They also pull in feeds for a few foreign language channels, plus they may take channel 5 from one of the other satellite feeds.
 

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rolfw said:
They also pull in feeds for a few foreign language channels, plus they may take channel 5 from one of the other satellite feeds.
Not sure why they have such crap quality when it gets to the TV in the lounge, they could have done better with a Sky dish and quad LNB feeding the system (just):-rofl2
 
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rolfw said:
They also pull in feeds for a few foreign language channels, plus they may take channel 5 from one of the other satellite feeds.
That would explain that, then.
 
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