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Tooway (Eurobird) + Freesat (Astra) install.

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europe-satellite.com
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Sep 16th, 2010 at 5:33pm  
Below one of the installations we did this week, location is at finca in Mallorca, Balearen Islands, Spain.

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The dish on the left (Channel Master Elliptical) is pointed at Eurobird3 and connected to a Tooway Ku system.

Dish on the right is a Freesat  (www.freesat.co.uk) 165 cm dish pointer at Astra 2A for free-to-air TV channels.

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As you can see on the photos and pointing info, Eurobird3 and Astra 2A are very close to each other and can be very confusing if you dont use a proper satellite finder (showing satellite ID info). In both cases you could have a strong signal on your satellite finder but you are poiting at the wrong satellite.

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Pointing info Eurobird3.

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Pointing info Astra 2A
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