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#1 OFFLINE   code4code5

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:10 PM

I decided to check my signal strength for the new birds and found something interesting... I'm getting a 90 reading on 103(a) TP3.
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#2 OFFLINE   JMartinko

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:13 PM

I decided to check my signal strength for the new birds and found something interesting... I'm getting a 90 reading on 103(a) TP3.


I have been seeing that same reading (90 or 92) since Friday. Someone in the know can comment, but I assume it is just some tone signal, perhaps the carrier for the guide screens for the new channels that have been posted by the folks with engineering cards.
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#3 OFFLINE   purtman

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:13 PM

But don't you want it on 103(B)?

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:14 PM

103 (a) is the Spaceway sat, in use currently, 103 (B) is D10 showing all "0"'s
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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:28 PM

This is the transponder we get our Denver locals from. Watch for settings on 103(B) to come alive:)

#6 OFFLINE   code4code5

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:49 PM

103 (a) is the Spaceway sat, in use currently, 103 (B) is D10 showing all "0"'s

Weird I show a 0 at TP22 where yours shows a N/A..


That makes sense... particularly if that is where the Denver LIL's originate from. I've never really had a reason to look before.

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:50 PM

Why is there a 103(a) and a 103(B) in the meter section?

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Okay that makes sense. I can't wait to see some activity on b!

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Posted 01 September 2007 - 09:53 PM

103(a) = high band = spaceway bird
103(B) = low band = D10




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