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#1 OFFLINE   PEARLTONE

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Posted 01 August 2010 - 07:53 AM

what poiting numbers should i be going with?
mt zip code in sat dish instuctions or dishpointer, because there is a small difference in the numbers

thanks

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#2 OFFLINE   Matt9876

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Posted 01 August 2010 - 10:17 AM

Go to dishpointer.com and enter your zip and select 61.5

General info Elev 43 ,tilt 75, az 149 on a magnetic compass.

72 and 77 birds will be slightly to the right of that location.

#3 OFFLINE   scooper

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Posted 01 August 2010 - 10:26 AM

Better - in dishpointer , you can actually select "Dish 1000.4".
You CAN put antennas on your owned and/or controlled property...

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#4 OFFLINE   Jim5506

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Posted 01 August 2010 - 08:50 PM

The calibration numbers on the dish are not precise enough to guarantee that you can directly dial in the sats just by lining up the numbers, they should get you close but you may need a sat meter for an EA dish if you cannot fish around and find a signal.
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