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  Reply # 682425 6-Sep-2012 16:07 Send private message

Argh! You beat me to it. I was going to take some pictures while walking home from school.
One thing; The 2degrees tower is taller than the vodafone one 50 meters from it.




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  Reply # 682471 6-Sep-2012 17:29 Send private message

Ahh sorry about that man. They don't appear to have started the other tower they hold a building consent for yet, i'll let you photo that one :)

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  Reply # 682618 7-Sep-2012 00:05 Send private message

tritex: The first Masterton tower has appeared!



Where is this tower located?

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  Reply # 682630 7-Sep-2012 04:22 Send private message

Publius:
tritex: The first Masterton tower has appeared!



Where is this tower located?


Masterton  Laughing



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  Reply # 682643 7-Sep-2012 07:10 Send private message

http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF&msa=0&msid=
210544861628001810098.0004c90d341fac1c40f89

Here is the location of the tower, also 'pinned' is the Vodafone tower nearby.




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  Reply # 689142 20-Sep-2012 22:37 Send private message

Second site is up today :) Railway Crescent just off Lincoln Road. :D

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  Reply # 689487 21-Sep-2012 14:57 Send private message

tritex: Second site is up today :) Railway Crescent just off Lincoln Road. :D


up and running or just up?



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  Reply # 689517 21-Sep-2012 15:47 Send private message

The first site isn't running yet, so I would assume not. The first site hasn't had the microwave dish installed that was mentioned in the letter and I still see the odd person come and work in the cabinets below the tower.




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  Reply # 689535 21-Sep-2012 16:32 Send private message

Doesn't surprise me they put one up in MASTerton :)





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  Reply # 690258 23-Sep-2012 19:55 Send private message

Travelling from Featherston to Masterton this morning by road a friend says they have got full 2 degrees coverage using 2D cellsites all the way.

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  Reply # 690273 23-Sep-2012 20:40 Send private message

ajw: Travelling from Featherston to Masterton this morning by road a friend says they have got full 2 degrees coverage using 2D cellsites all the way.


Nothing on 2degrees website about it being covered.



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  Reply # 690276 23-Sep-2012 20:45 Send private message

The proposed towers are only in Masterton and from my house (Close to one of the towers) I am only getting Vodafone and Telecom signals, no 2degrees yet.

I am not sure why your friend is getting '2degrees' signal. It will only be roaming on Vodafone. 




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  Reply # 690277 23-Sep-2012 20:46 Send private message

mckenndk:
ajw: Travelling from Featherston to Masterton this morning by road a friend says they have got full 2 degrees coverage using 2D cellsites all the way.


Nothing on 2degrees website about it being covered.


Well he says  he had full 2d coverage on his GSM handset and he said he was definitely not roaming on vfone towers.

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  Reply # 690278 23-Sep-2012 20:47 Send private message

mckenndk:
ajw: Travelling from Featherston to Masterton this morning by road a friend says they have got full 2 degrees coverage using 2D cellsites all the way.


Nothing on 2degrees website about it being covered.


They don't tend to announce coverage in a particular area until they've spent some time optimising it to ensure that people don't unexpectedly drift into national roaming coverage when they're expecting to be paying in-canopy data rates.

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  Reply # 690295 23-Sep-2012 21:18 Send private message

Is it Masterton or Masteron? I can't decide! (And nor can 2degrees!)

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