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    signal quality questions

    setting up one of my receivers to my BUD blind scanning my KU Birds once all is scanned and channels are downloaded I am always getting a few channels that the signal quality is jumping from 10 to 99% as it wont lock on I say this is happening for about 5% of my channels the rest come in...
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    where to save 50% or more on sat signal finder batteries and discussion on finders who likes what

    I just about gave up looking for a battery for my SF 3000E as I saw them going online for close to $100 one for $60 and my Birddog Battery I thought was rather high when I bought it So Today I figure I would take the SF3000 Battery to Battery Depot and they made one for me while I waited...
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    two versions K2HD Panther???

    I have a post about a KBox K2 Black Panther I bought and just received it it says K2 HD Panther In my last post I was told it was a hack box, did not have blind scan and not much good to be said about it I havent hooked it up yet as its been storming and still have adjustments to my C band...
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    ? about Kbox K2 Panther

    I just bought a Brand new KBox K2 Black Panther a women on Ebay just put it up with a Best offer so I offered her $80 and she accepted it, Its listed as new never opened, but it looks she doesnt sell much FTA equipment , so she couldnt answer any questions accept its new never opened Does...
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    What Sat am I on

    Thanks ahead of time I took one of my 8 foot dishes down and set it up on my other farm a few miles away I got my signal locked as it was at the old farm but forgot what sat It was on before taking her off the pole thought it was W5 but not sure now IM on C band right now getting Soap west...
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    Captiveworks CW 3000?

    I have a captive works CW 3000 REV 1 Media center and I love it but its not for beginners as FTA has been a Hobby of mine since the late 1980s and a computer geek of sorts I guess one could call me. dislike windows always did I have always stuck with Unix based systems and apple and Linux...
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    8 ft prime focus move some questions

    I just moved one of my Prime focus dishes from my one farm to another It was set on W5 before I took her down marked everything so set up would be easier The move of the new Dish is about 8 miles south west from its old location I just put the dish up after waiting for the pole to set the...
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    National ADL ?

    I just came across some feedhorns I have had stashed in the barn the one I have a question about is the National ADL as its Brand new never been opened till now Its rather different it has the set scaler ring which cant be adjusted as many of them did inside the scaler ring there is the C...
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    New FTA receivers Ploarity

    Is there any new FTA receiver that has the hook up for V/H polarity on the back I have a old pansat 3500 that has them as the 2500 pansat had them I use Corotors feed horn and want a receiver with the wire hook ups on the back for the servo motor Does the new Pansats still have them or any...
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    Whats new with FTA since 4DTV is going down

    I have two farms and at the one farm I have my kids set up with a 10ft Bud using the 4DTV receiver I hear now only W5 will be only left I just now set my pole here on this farm for my 8 FT BUD which the dish is all set just have to put her on the pole get my W5 aimed and my Clark Belt...
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    Corotor and ploarity setting Adjustment help

    I have one of my 7.5 dishes set up with a corotor using a pansat 3500 the settings on the pansat is V 45 H -45 my corotor is set up with the KU at 11 Oclock C at 5 Oclock I have to adjust the setting on the receiver at V 0 H 80 and has to be done with every Sat as i am using a acuator which...
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    new servo noise and quailty

    I just bought a new servo motor for my corotor it seems to always hum is this normal? also was running a coolsat private and my quality stayed steady but then purchased a pansat 3500 for the skew feature and the quailty is rather bouncing even after adjusting skew the skew is working but...
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    dsr922 ku question

    I have a 3 C band dishes here and have set up the 4th for both ku-c band( Corotor) First set up was using C band signal which gave me little ku 17% So I went and set it up to ku and got good quailty signal 66% but lost some quailty on C Band from 82% to 59% which is Suitable for C band...
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    ku universal or not?

    I have a zinewell ku lnb its says universal but not sure if it is lo freq 10.7-11.7 hi-11.7-12.75 I know its stated that a DSR922 will not work with a universal because of the lo freq as the dsr922 is looking for a lo of 10.75 and i thought a universal lo was in the 10.6 range not...
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    amc 15 how is this possible 5150 on ku

    Im trying to set up one of my dishes and got c band to track fine trying to tune in ku. by some strange occurance using a coolsat i am picking up on my ku lnb amc 15 with a freq of 5150 I thought i was loseing my mind unhooked the c band just leaving it on the dsr922 and hooking up the...
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    dsr922 internet acess

    has anyone herd of if any that the high speed data port on the dsr 922 has a purpose I read at one time they where going to roll out high speed internet acess with this receiver, but havent herd anything since I use wildblue as of now as i have only two options wildblue or Hughes net which...
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    dsr 922 lnbf Horz problems

    MY Feeds started getting Buggy on G3 a while a ago and went out I am now not getting anything on G3 and east That are horz vert is comming in but when it switches to Horz no Digicipher light and only getting analog in Vert trip counter went to 0 Could this be my lnbf ? or a dsr 922...
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    dsr 922 lost digicipher east

    maybe some one can help I all of a sudden lost my subscription channels and all digichiper channels the light wont even come on but its only from G3 east I am getting all the GO , W5 GO and west are ok but no digicipher east of GO not even a light on the dsr 922 it started like loseing...
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    testing ploaritys on feedhorn

    After restoring a centerline feed horn I want to make sure its working right before i put in on the dish Can i test it by hooking it up to a receiver and switching polarities to make sure the servo is working right and my polarity are right I almost think i can but need to make sure...
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    photos of vintage corotor throat and calamp centerline feed

    here are a couple photos of a old Chapperral Corotor throat and a CalAmp Centerline feed both are C/KU still have a few dead vistors in the corotor Thought i would post to get some input in which of the feeds would be better feeds I still have 2 almost new still in the box both are identical as...
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