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Satellite coordinates in "Point Dish" screen

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#1 OFFLINE   Michael P

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Posted 06 August 2010 - 02:24 PM

I'm considering getting my own Eastern Arc dish. I have always installed my own dishes. I just noticed that in the "Point Dish" screen the only orbital locations with zip-code based coordinates listed are 119. 110, 148, 105, 121, and 61.5.

While I can set it for 72 & 77 I get "n/a" for coordinates, no matter which dish I select. BTW: there are only 3 dishes to chose from: 300, 500 & Super. No 1000.2 or 1000.4 listed.

With all the software updates you would think they would have included the coordinates for the latest model dishes. I wonder why they left off the coordinates for the current model dishes?

While I have a 622, this may be an issue for other models so I'm posting it in the general Dish discussion area.
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#2 OFFLINE   scooper


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Posted 06 August 2010 - 02:40 PM

You'll have to goto www.dishpointer.com for what you're looking for.
You CAN put antennas on your owned and/or controlled property...


#3 OFFLINE   BattleZone


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Posted 06 August 2010 - 11:26 PM

Dish hasn't updated those databases in nearly a decade...

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