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# 41529 17-Sep-2009 19:39
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Just a few questions about taking my sky box to the bach.

Dont know what sky thinks about taking it to another location but when I took it to the bach I could only get the no signal screen.

i have followed the instructions from http://www.rfdesign.co.nz/skylnb.pdf and still no luck. The LNB is one of the oval ones.

any ideas?

or can I just call sky about it.

but if you have any ideas let me know so I can let people at the bach know.

thanks

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  # 256626 17-Sep-2009 19:59
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Your LNB at the batch might be dead. These things don't last forever.




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  # 256644 17-Sep-2009 20:16
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ok i have a spare one on a house i can use. Guess they will have to wait till i get there in the weekend.

thanks

 
 
 
 


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  # 256698 17-Sep-2009 23:27
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Make sure you have a meter so you can perform an alignment test and confirm signal strength.




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  # 256702 17-Sep-2009 23:45
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an LNB is only about $35 to replace if you go to an electrical wholesaler. As openmedia says though, you'll need to make sure it's lined up correctly.



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  # 256777 18-Sep-2009 10:51
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Thanks for the advice.



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  # 257263 20-Sep-2009 22:32
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Yep the LNB was the culprit. Started right up as soon as new one was hooked up.
Great success

thanks again

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