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Moving house and new motorised dish position - 05-November-2010, 20:35

Hi all,

I am moving home in a couple of weeks..

I am still relatively new to cardsharing and have a fixed sky dish which will be staying at my current house.

When I move I would like to install a motorised dish or a dual LNB dish... however..

The position of the new house means the dish would need to be placed on the front - I live in the NE of England and am not keen on clagging a big 1m dish to get all the sats... may be a bad first impression with neighours as no one else has one that big.

There is a back garden, but I dont think it is will be long enough for a dish to see over the house..

Any one else been in this type of predicament or would you just go for the 1m dish..? In the NE I imagine a circa 60mm motorised or dual lnb dish wouldn't get me much.. or is this not the case?

Hope you guys can help.
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05-November-2010, 21:45

Uk law states a dish upto 1m is fine. Try to choose a dark coloured dish so it doesnt stand out too much. I was in a similar position to you but, once its up, people dont even notice its there after a few weeks. There isnt much of an alternative if you want to view certain channels. Good luck
   
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05-November-2010, 22:11

i recently helped mate set up 90cm nr london in his back garden blocked off half of dish with shed and house close by still get astra1,hotbird,skyuk,with reasonable signal with multi lnb. have a go at setting dish in back garden with 1m or 1.2 you will be suprised how much you can pick up.
   
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05-November-2010, 22:32

or you can buy one of those fancy transparent dishes.


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