2 TVs 2 Receivers to existing dish setup.

Mike Hamende

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I would like to add a second receiver and second TV to my existing dish set up. I would like to know what I need to accomplish this beyond the second receiver. Can I split my incoming line from the dish to the 2 receivers? Or is there some other way to accomplish this?

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navychop

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Which equipment do you have? Owned?

No, simple splitters will not work.
 

JSheridan

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You will need another line from the dish to the location of the receiver you want to add.

You might have a second line available at a ground block somewhere on your house or in your basement that you could connect to but you'll have to look and check that out.
 

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Coax cable... If you are going to add it yourself, make it RG6. You are going to need to activate that second receiver as well. It will cost you $7 a month for it....
 

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