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by norman881
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: C Band Satellite
Topic: Weather Channel is showing color bars
Replies: 7
Views: 411

Re: Weather Channel is showing color bars

The Weather Network is coming in fine here. 4100 V 28350
by norman881
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Dish Sheds 381,000 Satellite TV Subs in Q4
Replies: 9
Views: 1053

Re: Dish Sheds 381,000 Satellite TV Subs in Q4

What provider are you using?
by norman881
Sat Jan 26, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Orby TV
Topic: Orby TV Satellite Launches in USA
Replies: 25
Views: 17272

Re: Orby TV Satellite Launches in USA

Orby is a pay service and uses encryption.
by norman881
Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite

Post by Z_finigan » Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:05 pm Well I know around 1997. Direct TV was not using spot beams. That was when my friends had those cards authorized for everything they had. And all the local stations from all over the country came in. ------------------------------------------------------...
by norman881
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite

belter-one wrote:
Mon Sep 17, 2018 12:04 pm
Hi norman881,

Thank you for your service, Sir, and for the information. Very useful. I will site survey and see if there is a tree limb or two in the way.

Cheers,

belter-one
Please let us know what you find.
by norman881
Tue Sep 18, 2018 6:27 am
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite

Post by Z_finigan » Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:05 pm Well I know around 1997. Direct TV was not using spot beams. That was when my friends had those cards authorized for everything they had. And all the local stations from all over the country came in. -------------------------------------------------------...
by norman881
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite

Greetings, Dish & Direct have used spot beams for local channels ever since they started offering locals. The US Military was using spot beam signals in the 1980's. (when I was US Army Satcom) You are 6 degrees west of me so you should get the signal. I was seeing a signal strength of 86 on my Linkb...
by norman881
Thu Sep 13, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite

This is the only transponder ITC. Are you on the west coast? This lone transponder is a spot beam.
by norman881
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Satellite News
Topic: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite
Replies: 13
Views: 2008

Re: Alaska abc,cbs,nbc what satillite

I am watching it now.

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