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Tooway Ku system Barcelona, Spain, Part 2

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europe-satellite.com
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Nov 18th, 2010 at 5:27pm  
Tooway Ku installation close to Barcelona center (Spain).

A Tooway Ku install for a software engineer working from home. System is installed about 10 min from Barcelona center, local adsl connection provided by Telefonica is very unstable.

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After our first install (see above picture) we decided to use a slightly longer pole to get a good signal, trees where a bit in line of sight at the original location of the pole and dish.

First install, click here.

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Because our slogan is “As long you can see the blue sky we connect you” we had to keep our promise, if we could not provide a proper broadband connection, the alternative for the client was to move to another home. The owner is a software engineer and working from home.

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Finally we decided to go a more “drastic way” because trees are growing and we did not want to take any risk for the future.

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We ordered at a local blacksmith a special pole, total length 3,50 m and 1 m below the top 4 fixing points for steel cables to stabilize the pole.

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Room with a view.

The result is a rock solid pole/installation, the dish cannot move at all and the trees can grow for many years to come.
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Reply #1 - Nov 18th, 2010 at 10:20pm  
Anyone considering masts, may wish to read/download this document: http://k7nv.com/notebook/topics/TowerTips.pdf

Best regards, Eric.
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