Anyone Ordered from FTA Solution Central? (1 Viewer)

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IA6Newspath

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Just curious if anyone has ever ordered from FTA Solutions Central (www.ftasolutioncentral.com) out of Ely, NV. I'm in the market for a Pansat 3500 with a Winedard 76cm dish, 0.3 NF LNBF (they offer the Xtreme II) and dish motor, and when I add their dish/LNBF package to the Pansat 3500 and add on the SG2100 a la carte, they seem to have the best price for what I want. They were listed as a sponsor of this year's Satellite Expo in Atlanta, so my guess is that they're a reputable company, but just the same I thought it would be worth seeing if anyone has dealt with this company before.

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az_timeshift

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Don't know for sure, just seemed a little strange. However if they are legit, the price on a 30" dish and lnb for 99 bucks with free shipping sounds very good. :)
 

iafirebuff

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I like a place that answers thier phones and emails. At least if you have a problem you might have a better chance of getting ahold of someone. That price is not bad. Is the LNB a decent one or one of the type I see on ebay? I saw one listed that said -LNB Temp 0.4 or 0.3 and another one that said it was the lowest temp there was - 5.5
 

iafirebuff

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Thats not bad. Shipping is always a killer on the dishes. If it were me though, I would want to make sure I could contact them. I just looked at Sadoun's site and an 80cm dish, and 0.4 Standard LNBF is $60. I went to shipping and that was $29 for shipping to Iowa.
 

Mr Tony

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yes shipping is the killer. I got 2 90cm dishes shipped from Sadoun to MN and it was like $60...I got a 6 footer shipped and it was only $35 :)
(the 6 footer is in a box smaller than a 80cm dish since its in pieces)
 

laseradam

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Do you know that you can order a system (receiver, dish, lnb,coax) from 3ABN or the Hope channel for $199 and the shipping is free? I think the are sending the Fortec lifetime ultra as the receiver. Do you guys think this is a good deal?
 

iafirebuff

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QUOTE: Do you know that you can order a system (receiver, dish, lnb,coax) from 3ABN or the Hope channel for $199 and the shipping is free? I think the are sending the Fortec lifetime ultra as the receiver. Do you guys think this is a good deal?



Check out Sadoun up top here. A non motorized system is $179 and shipping is about $30. That system has the Fortec Star Lifetime Classic NA - See reviews on this receiver. I really like mine :)
 
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