• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

Severe weather warning - Central Scotland

gameboy

Ding Dang Doo
Messages
4,305
Likes
4
My Satellite Setup
DreamBox 7000s - Nokia Freeview - Several GameBoys - DS Lite - ZX81 - SNES - N64 - Saturn - Dreamcast - PlayStation - PS2 - Gamecube - PSP - iPod - iPhone - XBox - PS3 - Wii - iPad - No Life!
My Location
Scotland
#1
High winds 60 mph - 80 mph expected this afternoon - evening in central Scotland.

Today 11th November 2005.

Worst in four years - take care and check your dish.
 

rolfw

Believe it when I see it Admin.
Staff member
Messages
37,654
Likes
1,272
My Satellite Setup
See signature
My Location
Berkshire
#3
Ah, soon to be seen a flying dish heading North. :)
 

TJExcalibur

Sleepy Hollow
Messages
1,542
Likes
927
Location
Out of this world.
My Satellite Setup
Master Focus 90cm .Gigablue UHD Quad 4K on TM 2600 motor. *Tm 5402 HD M3, *Atemio Nemesis. *Not Used.
My Location
Southern England
#4
Analoguesat said:
Damn - forgot to weight #5 dish down this morning :D
:D If it blows down to Bournemouth is it finders keepers?;)
 

Yeshi

Regular Member
Messages
862
Likes
1
My Satellite Setup
Dm500, TM9100, Samsung V+, 1M Dish. Motect 2100..
37Inch Plasma, Wii, Xbox360.
My Location
Behind pin 9 on an atmel
#5
LOL, ive seen garden table flying in scotland. Sure dishes will do the same..

Just dont assume its a UFO and report it to local news lol..
 

Analoguesat

Administrator
Staff member
Messages
45,395
Likes
8,115
Location
Scottish Borders
My Satellite Setup
TM 5402HD
Skybox F3
Sky+ UK.
My Location
Scottish Borders
#6
TJExcalibur said:
:D If it blows down to Bournemouth is it finders keepers?;)
Certainly - it was a freebie scavenged off the side of the road on bin day in 2001. It sits on an old car tyre pointing at 19E, although gawd knows what it will be pointing at by tomorrow morning..... :D
 

Analoguesat

Administrator
Staff member
Messages
45,395
Likes
8,115
Location
Scottish Borders
My Satellite Setup
TM 5402HD
Skybox F3
Sky+ UK.
My Location
Scottish Borders
#7
Dishes more or less survived the battering. The 19E 80cm dish on the tyre is slightly off beam and 16E (the 1m dish) is going to need tweaking a bit......

Repairs / realignments this afternoon. :) A gentle kick should push the tyre round enough.