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Do Ya'll think I have a shot?
Posted 27 March 2013 - 07:23 PM
So moving to a new house and did a site survey with Dishpointer on my iPhone. That was the only small window I could find to place a dish (see attached image). My question is... will this small window be sufficient for a SL-3? Do I need more clearance around these sats for a reliable signal? Obviously if trees are blowing in front of the dish we will have problems...
Thanks for everyone's help and recommendations,
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Posted 27 March 2013 - 07:37 PM
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Posted 27 March 2013 - 07:45 PM
- How long is "OK"?
- Do you know a good tree trimmer?
Posted 27 March 2013 - 07:48 PM
Posted 27 March 2013 - 09:25 PM
Moving 25 feet will raise your 'beam' ~~20 feet higher.
(I don't have a 'scale' in your picture, so the numbers are very approximate)
Posted 28 March 2013 - 01:02 PM
You most likely will not get a tech to do that install because QC requires at minimum 5 degree clearance on all sats the LNB will pickup.
Right on. This is too close. Very doubtful any DirecTV tech will install this for you.
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Posted 28 March 2013 - 07:39 PM
Posted 28 March 2013 - 07:50 PM
Directv -- HR34, HR24, 2 H25's, 2 H24's