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SuperDish and Receivers (How many Dishes?)
Posted 22 January 2004 - 08:37 PM
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Posted 22 January 2004 - 09:00 PM
You only need one SuperDish. The switches will do the rest (although the SuperDish only comes with one DP34).
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Posted 22 January 2004 - 09:56 PM
Posted 23 January 2004 - 04:18 PM
Posted 23 January 2004 - 07:17 PM
Basically, the DP34 has inputs for three satellites. With the Dish500, they will just connect the wires from 110 and 119 (from the Dish500) into 2 of the 3 ports on the DP34. Then, when they change it to SuperDish, they'll just run one more wire from the dish to the DP34 -- and connect it to that third input. So, in the end, there will be very little changes needed -- just a dish swap and the one extra run.
If they know they are doing the SuperDish soon, they might even run all three cables when they install the Dish500 -- just so it'll just be a dish swap only later.
Posted 25 January 2004 - 01:40 PM
Posted 25 January 2004 - 02:20 PM