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Old 12-13-2011, 05:49 PM   #1
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Satellite Dish & Shelve Mods

Here are a couple pictures of how I made a dish tripod out of a old camera tripod, and a shelve for my direct tv....
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Old 12-13-2011, 06:05 PM   #2
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Looks nice, that is one of my projects before our 2 week/3500 mile trip this spring.
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Old 12-13-2011, 09:36 PM   #3
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Looks very nice we bought one of the winegard mini dishes last summer easy to set up works great have a good winter
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Old 12-14-2011, 07:37 AM   #4
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I have it wired up so that I can hook a TV outside and watch it there also. I watched a few football games this fall that way.
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Old 12-21-2011, 04:14 PM   #5
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Here is my modified low profile SAT Dish that I put on roof out of the way.
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Nice Job

Nice job big dog. Makes you feel good about your project when it turns out this nice.
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Nice job big dog. Makes you feel good about your project when it turns out this nice.
Next I plan on drilling out the two spot welds in the arm and replacing them with pins. That way the arm can be lowered and everything is more manageable.

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