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dm500 hd signal issue

Discussion in 'Digital TV - UK & Europe' started by jvob, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. jvob

    jvob Regular member

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    hi guys.just set up dm500 hd no problem except signal strength only approx 50%.box working fine but i think a bit of wind could cause a problem.my standard def dm500 showing 80%.dish in correct position.any ideas why signal is not stronger
     
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    FTA and PREMIUM?
     
  3. jvob

    jvob Regular member

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    yes same on all channels
     
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    adjust lnb position slightly on sat dish
     
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    thanks,will do at weekend.are you confident that will work.
     
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    first off no two channels give same signal strength. if i use rte1 then signal at 82%, if sky2 signal at 59%. sky sports hd at 79%. don't for one second believe your dish is properly aligned. its only when you have hd chans that you realise further tweaking is necessary
     
  7. jvob

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    grand thanks.
     
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    Hi mate if working leave well alone unless it gets unwatchable.

    Jack...
     
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    sounds like a plan
     

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