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#1 OFFLINE   GiantsFan383



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Posted 18 March 2012 - 05:33 AM

What is a good signal for 118.7?

I hear that satellite is weaker than 110/119

What should i be seeing as a signal over 50?

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#2 OFFLINE   James Long

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Posted 18 March 2012 - 02:45 PM

118.7 is for internationals, Racetrack TV and some DISH internal test channels.

Unless you subscribe to internationals or Racetrack TV you don't need it.

#3 OFFLINE   gtal98



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Posted 19 March 2012 - 07:22 AM

Signals vary a little by location, here in TX we're supposed to get 53 or better on TPs 1, 2 , 24 and 25.

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