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    Portable Sky Dish Size for Far North of Scotland

    This is a discussion on Portable Sky Dish Size for Far North of Scotland within the Sky & Sky+ TV forums, part of the Other Sky help and support category; Hi there. Anyone know what size of portable satellite dish is needed for the far north of Scotland (Durness, Thurso ...

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      Portable Sky Dish Size for Far North of Scotland

      Hi there. Anyone know what size of portable satellite dish is needed for the far north of Scotland (Durness, Thurso etc)? I'm setting up my caravan for TV viewing and have seen online that a 1m dish is recommended, but that's big (& embarrassing!). I was hoping someone might have good experience of using a smaller one and getting a good signal - ITV4 is a must! Thanks.


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      Re: Portable Sky Dish Size for Far North of Scotland

      A minimum of 60cm is recommended at that latitude, particularly for Astra1N ( where ITV4 resides ).

      Have you tried popping the question on a caravanning forum?
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      Re: Portable Sky Dish Size for Far North of Scotland

      Thanks that's helpful. I will try a caravan forum. I also emailed 2 caravan sites up there to see what they thought. Awaiting repsonse.

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      Re: Portable Sky Dish Size for Far North of Scotland

      Obviously the reception would need to be checked, but ITV4 is available on Freeview as well.

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