satmex 5 and 6

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  1. free1965tv

    free1965tv Thread Starter PIT MEMBER

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    Can someone tell me if I can get satmex 5 and 6 with 33" in Toronto
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  2. Iceberg

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    not much on Satmex 5 KU Band

    Satmex5 is tough in northern states. Its pretty weak. But S6 works great here in Minnesota with a 30" dish
  3. free1965tv

    free1965tv Thread Starter PIT MEMBER

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    I looked at the footprint for satmex 6 Ku2. It does not look like it covers Toronto :-(
  4. Keith Brannen

    Keith Brannen Active SatelliteGuys Member

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    According to the Lyngsat map, supposedly I am also outside the footprint here in Southern Ontario, yet when I was doing a test with my Starchoice 75e dish I was able to get it with good quality (and I wasn't trying to peak the dish for it). With a 33 inch dish you might be able to get it, only thing to do is try it and see. Good luck!

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