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Posted 20 July 2010 - 10:07 AM
Posted 20 July 2010 - 10:10 AM
HR24-200 Leased, HR24-200 Owned, R22-200 Owned, HR22-100 Owned, HR22-100 Owned, HR34-700 Leased. 5 LNB Setup W/SWM 16 Switch
Posted 20 July 2010 - 10:19 AM
Posted 20 July 2010 - 10:50 AM
Anyone think it is possible to get a discount on the am21 it i call them? or has anyone had any luck. Or maybe u have one u can sell me.
Abt has them for $59 and free shipping.
DirecTV charges $50 and $20 for shipping.
DirecTV customer since 1996 - Current :Slimline 3 SWM, HR24-100 HDMI to 32" Sharp LED,
HR24-100 Component cables to 46" Samsung LCD & Optical Cable to Yamaha AVR, H21-200 HDMI to Yamaha AVR & HDMI to 52" Mitsubishi LCD
Posted 20 July 2010 - 11:27 AM
Edited by mdavej, 20 July 2010 - 11:56 AM.
Posted 20 July 2010 - 11:40 AM
Posted 20 July 2010 - 05:28 PM
On another note, $50 for a dual tuner ATSC tuner(albeit it can only be used attached to a D* HD unit), is really pretty cheap to begin with....most other dual tuner setups I have seen are way more than $50. Take for example the HDHOMErun unit, its like $150...[/url]
Sure, but that's hardly an apples to apples comparison. That's a dual tuner ATSC and QAM unit, which can be networked and shared by all of your PCs. They are really nice units. You can get single tuner ATSC usb tuners for as little as $25, so you could easily attach two of those to a PC for $50.
But yeah, the AM21s are owned, not leased, so I'd shop ebay if you wanted to save money.
Posted 20 July 2010 - 06:02 PM
When I call I always at the prompt "What is your reason for calling" I say cancel service, so I can bypass the tier 1 csr's.
When the guy answered I said I need a tuner for my HR21. He never said a price. He set let check on that, came back and said it will ship out free of charge you'll have in 3 days.
Posted 21 July 2010 - 01:30 PM
my reason was that they do not offer all of my locals yet - half are not even carried in SD and they are the ones that installed my antennae initially to lure me to D* from cable that carried locals