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Topic # 230601 4-Mar-2018 10:19
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Where can I buy or rent a decent Satellite finder in Auckland, one with signal strength and signal quality for a VSAT dish install? Needs to be a place that has one in stock that I can pick it up from rather than order it in for me.

 

Thanks. Steve

 

 


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  Reply # 1967826 4-Mar-2018 11:31
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jaycar ?




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  Reply # 1967833 4-Mar-2018 11:48
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jaycar ?

 

 

I wish they had something decent, they just have this thing with 6 LEDs, I doubt it's any better than the cheap analogue meters and buzzer available at RV shops. Where do all the TV dish techs buy from?

 

Jaycar sat finderhttps://www.jaycar.co.nz/satellite-finder-with-led-display/p/LS3302


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1967859 4-Mar-2018 11:52
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Surplustronics?


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  Reply # 1967860 4-Mar-2018 11:58
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I'd look at one of the electrical wholesalers, They stock most Fluke meters.




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  Reply # 1967962 4-Mar-2018 17:08
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Thanks I'll try electrical wholesalers in the morning. Surplustronics and Jaycar where the first two places I looked but nothing.

 

Thanks again. Still open to any other ideas, places to try.


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  Reply # 1967990 4-Mar-2018 20:07
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Check out here... Plenty of professional gear here... Hope you have plenty of money :-)

 

http://www.satpro.tv/Satellite-Finders.aspx

 

Another Google search would probably find more suppliers...

 

Cheers

 

 





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  Reply # 1967993 4-Mar-2018 20:19
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Gordy7:

 

Check out here... Plenty of professional gear here... Hope you have plenty of money :-)

 

http://www.satpro.tv/Satellite-Finders.aspx

 

Another Google search would probably find more suppliers...

 

 

I have found plenty of suppliers via Google, however, like the one you linked to they are all overseas:-). If I had the time I would just order one from one of those sites, unfortunately I need to get one fairly quickly.

 

Thanks for your reply and looking for me.


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  Reply # 1967996 4-Mar-2018 20:33
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Can't see one on their site, but maybe worth a call?

 

http://www.techrentals.co.nz/contact

 

 


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  Reply # 1967998 4-Mar-2018 20:34
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What about Matchmaster?

 

https://www.matchmaster.co.nz/category/test-equipment/

 

Pretty sure you can avoid stockists and phone them direct for a sale (that may be a bit cheaper)

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1968000 4-Mar-2018 20:41
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These guys are Auckland based as well, could be worth a try.

 

http://www.jayx.co.nz/

 

 


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  Reply # 1968001 4-Mar-2018 20:45
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What is your price bracket?

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  Reply # 1968002 4-Mar-2018 20:47
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Are looking for Vsat TV or other digital data?

 

 





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  Reply # 1968003 4-Mar-2018 20:57
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Can't see one on their site, but maybe worth a call?

 

http://www.techrentals.co.nz/contact

 

 

Thanks, have them on my list to call in the morning.




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  Reply # 1968004 4-Mar-2018 21:05
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skewt:

 

What about Matchmaster?

 

https://www.matchmaster.co.nz/category/test-equipment/

 

Pretty sure you can avoid stockists and phone them direct for a sale (that may be a bit cheaper)

 

 

Thanks, added to my list to call in morning.




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  Reply # 1968005 4-Mar-2018 21:06
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These guys are Auckland based as well, could be worth a try.

 

http://www.jayx.co.nz/

 

 

Thanks good to know, can't tell by their website. Added to my phone list.


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