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Can the tooway system be used in S.E.Asia

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aealden
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Oct 21st, 2008 at 10:20pm  
I gather this kit is based on the ViaSat's SurfBeam system, can anyone tell me if it is compatible with any of the services offered in S.E.Asia specifically Thailand?

Thanks

Alex
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Reply #1 - Oct 22nd, 2008 at 4:32pm  
Someone else wanted Surfbeam service in East Asia.  See: http://www.satsig.net/cgi-bin/yabb/YaBB.pl?board=ivsat-asia;action=display;num=1... I suggest you email him and ask if he found an Asia beam service provider with a Surfbeam Hub.

Note that the small blue Wildblue/Tooway type dish and its TRIA are Ka band equipment and will only work with satellites that have Ka band beams, such as Anik F2/Wildblue and Hotbird 6.

The Surfbeam modem is claimed to be able to work with Ku band outdoor equipment, but I am not aware of any specifically compatible LNB/BUC hardware.  The surfbeam modem LNB supply is 30 volts at 150mA and the BUC supply 30 volts at 1.55 amps.

Best regards, Eric.
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aealden
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Reply #2 - Oct 27th, 2008 at 1:19pm  
Thanks for that Eric!

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