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I am plagued by a neighbors trees mate,allthough i just about manage a signal albeit round about 90 qual/60 strength,so i am trying to ascertain whether or not its worth dropping a 60 cm dish up on a pole on my to chimney to try and counteract the tree /line of site problem.
In line amplifiers are really only intended to compensate for long cable lengths (more than 80 metres of good quality satellite quality cable). The main problem is that not only do they amplify the signal they also amplify the noise so if you already have a low quality (high BER rate) signal then it is not going to improve matters. There is no substitute whatsoever for dish size/siting and in your situation the trees are likely to be giving you a very poor signal quality.