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101W (SES-1) changes?


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#1 OFFLINE   o-winton


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Posted 06 January 2012 - 07:54 PM

Over the past week, noticed that 101W went thru some changes. Several cable channels had unencrypted audio-only (including Fox News and Fox Business) and these have disappeared.

Anyone have info on where those channels went?

I am still able to get, on 101W, some "radio" channels like Radio Netherlands in several languages.

But I re-positioned my dish to 97W (my dish is not motorized) and the variety there is enough to satisfy my interest in FTA.

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#2 OFFLINE   kenglish



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Posted 07 January 2012 - 10:19 AM

We had some good weather here last week, so I re-installed my Ku dish.
I had trouble finding Galaxy-19 (bigger tree since last time, blocking it intermittently) and kept hitting SES-1. I was really surprised at how little was on there now. I kept looking back at my older print-out from Lyngsat, and wondering what I was actually pointed at.
Not much there now.

#3 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 07 January 2012 - 12:44 PM

It's not a Stonehenge. :) I would compare satellite's streams as load of roads...

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