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    "Triple" Monoblock

    I'm sure I read that a "triple" monoblock was on sale, or about to go on sale a few months ago, but having done a search, can't find any reference to it.

    What I'm after is a triple monoblock, ie 13E, 16E and 19E.

    Does such a thing exist or did I dream it?

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    it has been rumoured that this will go on sale for the last few years

    but it never has

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    Thanks Echelon, at least I know I didn't dream it!

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    it was called the Horizon Pyramid lnb , or it would have been if it had ever been marketed!
    as Ech indicated , promised for years but never materialised

    Bod

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    It's shown here but as far as availability goes - who knows
    You could always mail or phone them
    _http://tinyurl.com/ysukbc

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    Thanks fernandez.

    Did give them a call and spoke with someone in their technical department. It was a product which was under development for quite some time but as additional funds were required to get the working prototype to a finished product level, they decided to shelve it. They revisit from time to time but apparently don't feel the market would be large enough to justify spending more money.

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    seems strange as you can now by a 3 degree twin monoblock for 16e and 19e , so thats two thirds of the job already done by somebody

    and there are the 6 degree twins that do 13e and 19e ( or 5e and 1w )

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    The german market also has a 4.3 degree monoblock,

    this is for their home market for astra 1 and 23e, why dont these companies want to make a lot of money and sell them to the whole of Europe ?

    Theres a killing to made for the first company who makes it but their not interested.

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    I normaly watch channels on those 3 sats and quite frankly if I could get such a monoblock I would get rid of the motor on my 1m gibertini, also wouldn't keep wife up at night with noisey motor .

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    3 degree monoblock lnb.....

    can be modified to get 13-16-19 degrees.

    Line the dish up with 16e as its main focus, then cut off one side of the lnb bracket so the lnb can be swivelled through 180 degrees manually.

    Us a nylon tie cord to hold the lnb tight and straight on the bracket, this turns the lnb upside down which brings the polarity back to normal for hotbird or astra 1 and W2.

    Its a manual fix but if you can reach your dish it works well.

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    I've found out this triple lnb monoblock does exist it's made by Inverto check there web site but not sure who is the main dealer in the UK ?

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    yes here h**p://www.inverto.tv/products/product.php?section=1&id=262

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