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"Ben" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I just picked up my first C-Band system yesterday. The guy gave it all to
> for free, just to get it out of his yard. This is what I got:
> 10' dish\LNB with 1 year old turning motor.
> General Instrument Innovation 450i
> Motorola 4Dtv DSR905
> and one big steel pole (very rusty)
> He tells me that everything wored perfectly before his wife disconected
> All the caballing had been cut to shreds by his wife. I mean even all the
> cables coming off the back of the units were sniped at about 3". Luckily
> the power cords.
> How do I know if what I have includes Ku-Band and how many conductor cable
> do I need to buy to run between the dish and my units inside? I have seen
> RG6 cable , 5 conductor C-Band cable and 6 conductor satellite cable.
> Hope this is the right NG,