Which LNB would you choose?

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Today I was going through my box of LNB's to try and decide which one I should use instead of the GT-SAT on the kitchen dish (Freesat - Triax TD64). I have a choice of 2 (ALPS BSTE8 bullet shaped and a Smart Titanium 2nd edition). So begs the question, if it were you, which LNB? :)
 

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i would chose that one which performs better :rolleyes:. As I understood, box with LNBs is yours.
 

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Well, yes. But I am asking others which one would they choose :)
 

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Ive got a couple of cheap cone type lnbs and I find them poor when water collects on the cone. Enough water collects on one of them to knock out a lot of channels on 19E...
 

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Hmm. That's pretty bad AS. So would you say the Smart 2nd edition would be better?
 

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I'd say the latter of the two ;)
 

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Yup I would go for the proper lnb.

Your mileage may vary - we gat a lot of wet days here, but the cone lnb is fine when its dry.
 

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That sounds good to me! Looks like I will be using the smart titanium 2nd edition. Now, if we could only get some good weather....;)
 

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Smart titanium.

No contest!
 

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Thanks Hexah! :)
 

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smart tit, excellent lnbf,s been using them for years
 

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Yes, I still use the quads on the strong sats, and black ultras on weak sats.
 

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Never tried a Smart but Black Ultras are brilliant and outperformed anything I tried.
 
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