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    Advice Needed Super Cap for weather station

    Hallo good to hear that you fixed your station : ) Is yours the same station as the one in the link, or something different ? There are various weather stations with a completely different display consul, using the same outside unit as ours. If the electronics are the same I cannot tell : )...
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    Advice Needed Super Cap for weather station

    Good afternoon Gio82c, We have sunshine : ) The larger capasiter charged OK, but the unit still had the same problems, there was nothing else I could do. I purchased a new weather staion of the same type but different brand name. Farnel are selling them at £105.28 inc post, very quick...
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    Advice Needed Amiko a5 combo uhd hevc h265 dvb-s2/c/t2 usb wifi android receiver

    Good evening Manikm99 from Mullion Cove Cornwall : ) A Technomate TM-5402 HD M3 C1 Super+ Which has a much faster blind scan than my old Technomate I also have an Amiko Viper4K. There are several options to download different operating systems, installed via a USB stick. This also has a...
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    Just Sharing This My new dish : )

    I wish LOL Looking across Goonhilly Downs yesterday : ) Just changed the picture for the correct one, the previous one was the radar golf ball at Culdrose. God Bless Spiff
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    Advice Needed Super Cap for weather station

    Reply Thank you for your input pgh13, I have ordered from a UK seller for speed, the capacity is higher but that should not be a problem. Super Capasitor Link The shape is different but there is room, hopefully it will resolve the problem, we shall see : ) God Bless Spiff
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    For Sale Precision Polar Mount

    For information, I would add that mine stand up to 70mph plus gales, with a 1.3m and a 1.5m dish and do not budge, resetting on station perfectly : ) God Bless Spiff
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    Advice Needed Super Cap for weather station

    Good evening from a tourist free Mullion Cove Cornwall : ) I have just taken Alanna's weather station apart, the outside unit. A radio connected one made by Waldbeck Huygens. The temperature, humidity and wind direction had stopped working. The rain gauge and the wind speed appear to be...
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    For Sale Lnb c120 KU band Microelectronics AP82-TW twin outputs.

    Just sold on eBay, we will be rich : ) God Bless Spiff
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    Advice Needed Cell Phone Reception with a beam

    Hallo Channel Hopper, Thank you for the link. I had 60 days to try the equipment, there is some time left I think but it is hard going with the weather, it would have been better if I had tried it in the summer. We certainly tried our best and spent a lot of time on it, despite freezing hands...
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    Advice Needed Cell Phone Reception with a beam

    Good evening Channel Hopper, A Happy New Year to you and your family : ) Both the aerials had mounts that were designed for vertical polarization. We swung the beams many times in all directions, at our location in Mullion Cove at the bottom of the cliff. We also tested it up on the cliff top...
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    Advice Needed Cell Phone Reception with a beam

    Good afternoon from a sunny but chilly Mullion Cove Cornwall. We spent some time soon after it arrived and then again recently after all the rain and winds stopped : ) I could not send Alanna up on the roof in that weather, I am not totally heartless LOL We used a telescopic mast, trying both...
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    Advice Needed Cell Phone Reception with a beam

    Thank you gentleman for the good wishes. : ) I am grateful to have reached 75, having had friends and family who have not been as fortunate : ( Our Grandson Aidan of 8 years lost his Dad last year, he has been here today playing with my VR unit, it is amazing how quickly they cotton on to the...
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