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What do i need to receiv hi def??

Discussion in 'TVs' started by Respectamonkeee, Jan 12, 2004.

  1. Respectamonkeee

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    ok what gear do i need to go and and buy to get a feed?

    I've a sky+ dish but have 2 boxes both + so have no spare lnb..

    so i guess new dish

    can you guys list the stuff i'll need and places to shop...day off so need to buy stuff ;)
     
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    Have a good read of the forums in this section, someone else was asking exactly the same question the other day as you...
     
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    maybe worth getting together a sticky on the subject...i mean its no a subject that a casual punter knows anything about.
     
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    the main thing you need is to move to the US, Japan, or Oz there is only one Sat broadcasting HDTV in europe and I don't think its broadcasting very much
     
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    I started a thread last week - "STBs for EURO1080" or similar title.
    I did suggest that that was made a sticky.

    Mods - whaddya think ?

    Chris Muriel, Manchester.
     
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    Good cheap option is to buy a Skystar 2 sat card. This will definatly decode and display the Euro1080 broadcasts. £53 incl delivery from :-

    http://www.dvbshop.tv/
     
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    I'm just getting a shopping list ready for sat gear to get HDTV and other FTA stuff watchable on my PC, and this is what I have come up with:

    Decent enough PC (got)
    Sat Card (got -> wintv dvb-s)

    85cm Gibertini Dish £35
    HH100 STAB/GbSAT Motor £64
    MTI Blue Line 0.6dB LNB £13
    cable

    Amything else?
     

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