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Lancelot

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125cm Gibbi with Channelmaster feedhorn and Inverto C120 twin.
36v H to H 62E - 61.5W
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South central
#1
Out today and couldn't pass this by without a reminder of how the big boys do it.

Apologies for the quality but the mist never really lifted from Oxfordshire today :p


L.:)
 

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rolfw

Believe it when I see it Admin.
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Berkshire
#2
Where's that, up near Watlington L?
 

Lancelot

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My Satellite Setup
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125cm Gibbi with Channelmaster feedhorn and Inverto C120 twin.
36v H to H 62E - 61.5W
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South central
#3
Whitehill, Cable & Wireless Earthstation between Woodstock and Bicester.

The tiny ones are about 1.8mtr and the big one is about 11 or 12


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wod

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1m channel master, jaeger smr1224, Inverto black ultra twin, technomate tm-1500ci, broken receiver vantage x221ci, New additions Skybox F5s and technomate tm-5402 HD arriving soon.
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yorkshire
#4
i guess 7west no problem on them

wouldn't it be ace if you was controller of them dishes to have a spin around and see what they could get especially the 11metre one
 

rolfw

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Ah, that's where they are, I seem to remember seeing them years ago when I was installing in that area. :)
 

Salty25

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Colchester, Essex
#6
How much would one of them 11-12m cost? Also, do reckon they'd be cool with hooking up a Dreambox to one just to see what you could pick up :D?!
 

Topper

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IDD CI24 ECONO MM Penta 1.20 Galaxy II
1.2Mtr Polar MTG yes it has been on the arc for 25 years and is now fixed on 13 East using two pairs of rusty molegrips. Unlike me they never groan but always perform.
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Blackburn, Lancashire
#7
What I want to see is a copy of their planning permissionO-Ha O-Ha :-bash
 

wod

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1m channel master, jaeger smr1224, Inverto black ultra twin, technomate tm-1500ci, broken receiver vantage x221ci, New additions Skybox F5s and technomate tm-5402 HD arriving soon.
My Location
yorkshire
#8
Salty25 said:
How much would one of them 11-12m cost? Also, do reckon they'd be cool with hooking up a Dreambox to one just to see what you could pick up :D?!
lol the signal would be too much on astra 2 and 1, would need an attenuator on it
 

CROSSBONES

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1.2m channel master on a jeager 1224 motor. 55cm fibo Gregorian. VU solo2.
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S.Wales
#9
Wonder If they have any V-box`s fitted:-rofl2
 
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Rd100

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I know a company that sells used dishes and they have stock of 13m dishes and they come delivered in metal storage containers
 

wod

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My Location
yorkshire
#11
nice that chap in brazil might need an upgrade to get astra 1 still
 

CROSSBONES

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I know a company that sells used dishes and they have stock of 13m dishes and they come delivered in metal storage containers
Give me hand to install one please?:eek::-rofl2
 
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Just Sky TV at home now But have Installed Sat Dishes in 80+ different Countries from 35cm to 16m
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Southern England
#13
These are a Mixture of Vertex and SA Now ViaSat antennas 3 were added in late 2007, I know 3 of the leading Crew hand from both companies that worked on the extention to this site personally.
 
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Southern England
#14
ESAIS said:
These are a Mixture of Vertex and SA Now ViaSat antennas 3 were added in late 2007, I know 3 of the leading Crew hand from both companies that worked on the extention to this site personally.
These Price Lists are from 1998
 

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