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Topic # 223644 10-Oct-2017 15:33
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our dish is a sky one but size looks to be a little bigger then your average sky disc

 

is there any internal channels i could pickup or would i need a dvb-s2 box?


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  Reply # 1880420 10-Oct-2017 15:54
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I'm assuming you mean InterNATIOnal not internal.

 

Only with a non standard decoder and small re-alignment or offset LNB holder. And not that many options to be had that are FTA

 

https://www.freetv.co.nz/channels.html 

 

D2 mainly without moving. Or some chinese of Intelisat.

 

https://www.lyngsat.com/Intelsat-19.html 

 

 




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  Reply # 1882028 11-Oct-2017 17:38
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Oblivian:

 

I'm assuming you mean InterNATIOnal not internal.

 

Only with a non standard decoder and small re-alignment or offset LNB holder. And not that many options to be had that are FTA

 

https://www.freetv.co.nz/channels.html 

 

D2 mainly without moving. Or some chinese of Intelisat.

 

https://www.lyngsat.com/Intelsat-19.html 

 

 

 

 

 

 

thanks yeah auto correct


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1882035 11-Oct-2017 18:06
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I have D1, D2 and Intelsat19 all working well off a 80cm dish pointed at D1. I think a lot of other people have also done the same. I'm not sure how well this would work with the smaller standard Sky dishes, and it might vary a little with location, but I have perfect reception using offset LNBs. D2 has mostly religious and foreign language stuff. I only use it these days for the Dutch BVN channel. RT is also on D2. Intelsat 19 has some English-language news channels, like the French one and Euronews. D1 has all the NZ Freeview stuff. That is about it. These days people who want to broaden their horizons generally look to the Internet. If I didn't already have satellite set up, I wouldn't bother.

 

  





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