Need technical help, Traxis dbs3500

Discussion in 'Free To Air (FTA) Discussion' started by RidgeRunner, Sep 1, 2013.

  1. RidgeRunner

    RidgeRunner Thread Starter Member

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    Someone clued me in to a wild feed, my Traxis on blind scan would not pick up the TP. Is there a way to manually add the TP? I noticed in the TP index that TP was not even listed, is it possible I need new firmware?

    Ha I just found out it was in 8psk which my 3500 will not do!
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  2. Anole

    Anole SatelliteGuys Guru

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    Was just about to comment that the 3500 is a pretty old receiver, and many signals today need a more modern S2-capable receiver.
    I see you have a nice 1.2 mtr dish; time to get a receiver to match. :up ;)
  3. turbosat

    turbosat SatelliteGuys Family

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    Oldie but goodie! I still use mine for dish-tuning. When you have to blind-scan fast and a lot while adjusting a dish, it is great. Viewable meter and tuning=tone. But only standard def, and DVB-S.
  4. northgeorgia

    northgeorgia Well-Known SatelliteGuys Member

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    Same here. I keep it as a backup for the regular audio DVB-S channels, but mostly use it for adjusting a new dish setup :)
  5. Anole

    Anole SatelliteGuys Guru

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    Heh! Coolsat 6000 with custom firmware, for same solution. ;)
    Only problem, sometimes ya need the S2 capability for tuning.
  6. FaT Air

    FaT Air HOA Free Zone Pub Member / Supporter

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    "Channel Master Polar mount" How 'bout a photo or two. I'd like some more ideas. Or confirmation on what I plan to weld together. Thanks.
  7. Tron

    Tron SatelliteGuys Family

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    That's what my Visionsats and Pansat 2700 get used for now :) ...

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