OCTAGON SF8008 E2 4K UHD

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sat-tv-fan

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1m motorised dish + Octagon 0.1db PLL LNB
66 E - 45.0 W
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Azbox ME
Amiko A3 combo (android)
TBS 5925 and 5927 USB
Octogan SX88+
Openbox SX6 HD
Mecool K3 pro
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Skybox F3
Technomate 5302 HD
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iSmart X8
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OK perhaps I'll buy the new 620. is there blind scan with this receiver btw ?
Yes or no ?!
 
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sat-tv-fan

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568
Location
East Sussex, South East UK
My Satellite Setup
1m motorised dish + Octagon 0.1db PLL LNB
66 E - 45.0 W
Azbox HD Premium
Azbox ME
Amiko A3 combo (android)
TBS 5925 and 5927 USB
Octogan SX88+
Openbox SX6 HD
Mecool K3 pro
X2 Premium HD
Skybox F3
Technomate 5302 HD
Technomate 5402 M3
iSmart X8
My Location
East Sussex, South East UK
It seems you can't scan for just FTA TV channels with blindscan on the 8008 ?
 
Channel Hopper

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No, but you can ask the receiver to select certain transponders only from the scan results.
 
scopus

scopus

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Primesat/Famaval 1.8 PF C/ku/Ka, Octagon SX8HD1, SX88, Openbox S3 Mini HD-V8S Freesat V7 HD-V8 Finder, Amiko A4K Combo, Satlook Colour HD Spectrum, Sansui A909 Amp and BOSE Acoustimass speakers for the audio.
My Location
Staffs UK
It seems you can't scan for just FTA TV channels with blindscan on the 8008 ?
You can set Blindscan to FTA (only free scan) select to 'yes' in the menu but it will find Radio channels too not just FTA TV. I did ask the devs if this could be changed, but they said it was not possible.

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Laser

Laser

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Dr HD F15 x 2, 1Dr HD D15, Technomate 5502HD , Technomate 5402HD MK3. Octagon SX88. 1.2 Channel Master Dish. + 1.1 Triax. Both motorised, 53e - 45w. Inverto Black Ultra .2db lnbs on both dishes.
My Location
Berkshire
I asked too on automatic search if you can search TV only or Radio only. Never got a reply Even the good old Technomate does that!!
 
scopus

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Primesat/Famaval 1.8 PF C/ku/Ka, Octagon SX8HD1, SX88, Openbox S3 Mini HD-V8S Freesat V7 HD-V8 Finder, Amiko A4K Combo, Satlook Colour HD Spectrum, Sansui A909 Amp and BOSE Acoustimass speakers for the audio.
My Location
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I asked too on automatic search if you can search TV only or Radio only. Never got a reply Even the good old Technomate does that!!
Yes. Enigma2 has many quirks, many of which I don't like...
 
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sat-tv-fan

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Messages
568
Location
East Sussex, South East UK
My Satellite Setup
1m motorised dish + Octagon 0.1db PLL LNB
66 E - 45.0 W
Azbox HD Premium
Azbox ME
Amiko A3 combo (android)
TBS 5925 and 5927 USB
Octogan SX88+
Openbox SX6 HD
Mecool K3 pro
X2 Premium HD
Skybox F3
Technomate 5302 HD
Technomate 5402 M3
iSmart X8
My Location
East Sussex, South East UK
Oh well, at least you can set the symbol rate range anyway...
 
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sat-tv-fan

Specialist Contributor
Messages
568
Location
East Sussex, South East UK
My Satellite Setup
1m motorised dish + Octagon 0.1db PLL LNB
66 E - 45.0 W
Azbox HD Premium
Azbox ME
Amiko A3 combo (android)
TBS 5925 and 5927 USB
Octogan SX88+
Openbox SX6 HD
Mecool K3 pro
X2 Premium HD
Skybox F3
Technomate 5302 HD
Technomate 5402 M3
iSmart X8
My Location
East Sussex, South East UK
Can the tuner work down on 10.492 for Es Hail 2 ?
 
Channel Hopper

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A little less analogue, and a lot more crap.
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Prof-7301 , Dr.HD F16 , Coolstream HD-1 PVR , Dreambox , Nokia9600S
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Slovakia
Can the tuner work down on 10.492 for Es Hail 2 ?
use LNB with minimal LOF-9500
or
use B-Band converter for convert from 742 MHz (10492) to 2148 MHz (11898)
 
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