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    Default Dish 500 twin lnb setting

    Can anyone get me the right setting for a dish 500 with twin lnb I can't get it to work by selecting diseqc 1 for 119 and diseqc 2 for 110 it lock only to 110 on all ports.dish is aligned properly it work perfectly with ilink ir210 any help will be appreciated thanks

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    satelite name>3echostar 7 (119) ....tp...12253/v/20000/5/6.....lnb freq...11250lnb type ocs-dp......22khz...off.................diseqc..lnb1.. .legacys/w...off...................motor...none....start search= satellite....now this is a settup for dp or dp plus lnbs ...check and make sure you are not using legacy dual lnb
    Last edited by Night Wolf; 11-27-2012 at 07:59 AM.

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    Depends on which twin you have ?

    There are several types of Twin's that can be used on the Dish500 dish. (DP Dual, DP Quad, Legacy Dual, Legacy Quad)

    If its a Dishpro Twin then settings are as kb posted above.
    If its a Legacy Twin then you do not use Diseqc you select legacy twin LNB1 for 119 & LNB2 for 110.

    Just so you know 119 will not show a signal or lock on some TP's so make sure you are using an active TP like 11297 or any of the other 20+ active TP's

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    Not sure what twin lnb it is but I remove it and replace it with two single legacy lnbs and a diseqc switch and now it's working thanks for the help

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    sorry to bump in here but if its a Legacy Twin do you use sw44-lnb1 or sw21 lnb1

 

 

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