How to point satellite dish.

Focal length of parabolic dish

How to make inclinometer

Dish interference: Site shielding

Correcting VSAT dish distortion

Sub reflector adjustment

Use rear side struts

VSAT antenna anti-icing

22-deg offset dish

Dish interference: Site shielding

Satellite dish pointing images

Ku band dish on tripod mount, pointing at Optus B3 satellite for receiving a pay satellite TV signal
Here are pictures of my Ku band dish on tripod pointing at Optus B3 satellite for receiving a pay satellite TV signal.  The bigger Ku band dish is pointing at Optus B3 at 152E while the smaller one is pointed at Panamsat 8 at 166E.  I live in an Australian country town of Roseworthy near Adelaide, Australia.

C band dish on a portable metal post mount pointing at INSAT 2E satellite to receive FTA TV channels from India

My C band dish on a portable metal post pointing at INSAT 2E  at 83.5E  to receive FTA TV channels from India. I set these up myself using your dish pointing AZ-EL calculator. Thank you.

I am sending the pictures in response to your request in your dish pointing calculator.

Many thanks to you for providing lot of kind technical support through your website and the satellite internet chat board.

Satellite dishes pointing at Asiasat 3S, PAS-8 and OPTUS B3 Satellite dish pointed INSAT 2E
Satellite dishes pointing at INSAT 2E and PAS-8 Dish pointing at Asiasat 3S satellite

Here are some more pictures of the dishes from different angles (above), Regards,  Babu

Satellite view of the earth as seen from 140 deg lobgitude east, above the equator
A view of the earth from a position along the geostationary orbit.

► Many thanks for the pictures, Eric.  Page created  15th April 2006, last amended 17th Dec 2014  Eric Johnston


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