ISS dishes, are they any good?

Cheekykid

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#1
As per title...

Anyone who has any idea of their quality/gains?
 

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#2
I've set up a couple of the 80cm ones and was singularly unimpressed with the quality, particularly with the flimsy nature of the azel bracket.
 

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#3
There's an 80cm ISS dish near where I live, mesh type, it looks ok, but I wouldn't buy one for myself... O-no

They just look like the old 80cm Mesh analogue sky dishes to me...
 

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#4
erm not very good had a look at one in local sat shop and they are shite, man in shop said they are all what they fit was like wtf when i asked about andrews dishes

fortec star dishes dont look as bad as iss
 

Cheekykid

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#5
Basically am between ISS 1.5(1.6x1.5) or Gibertini 1.6m.

I found the ISS for 205 pounds (inc. shipping & ground stand) and the gibertini for 220 (inc. shipping). What you think?
 

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#6
Cheekykid said:
Basically am between ISS 1.5(1.6x1.5) or Gibertini 1.6m.

I found the ISS for 205 pounds (inc. shipping & ground stand) and the gibertini for 220 (inc. shipping). What you think?
Only one answer to that, the Gibi... :)
 

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#7
gibertini worth the extra cash
 

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#8
No brainer Gibby every time
 
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