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Posted 12 August 2008 - 12:03 AM
So I'm talking to a guy today about getting DishTV. He tells me if I want to get the HD package, it requires me to have a 2nd antenna dish. He tells me you need one for regular reception and a 2nd one for HD......
So does my house have to look like an NSA outpost, or is this guy blowing smoke up my pant leg?
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Posted 12 August 2008 - 01:14 AM
He tells me you need one for regular reception and a 2nd one for HD......
It depends where you live or if theres any obstructions in the way. You can either use a Dish 1000/1000.2 or two Dish 500s.
Posted 12 August 2008 - 06:48 PM
You will need a Dish 500 for 110 and 119 and a 24 or 30 inch dish for 129.
Dish 1000.2 @ 110, 119, 129; dish 500 @ 61.5
Antennas - CM4228; RS U75-R; coathanger; Funke PSP.1922 (stillin the box); paperclip
Displays: Sony VPH D50Q with HD Fury HDMI input; Hitachi 57F59; Sony Bravia LCD;Sanyo 32" LCD; Panasonic 42" plasma
Sony 80GB PS3; Toshiba HD-DVD
Give me a Finco colinear array and I'll rule the world - HA-HA-HA-HA!
Posted 12 August 2008 - 08:50 PM
Thanks guys..... After some not little consideration, I think I will pass on the HD package and just stick with the standard digital service.