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Spanish Colombian TV Intelsat 905 in the UK, Multivision Latino

October 4, 2008 · Filed Under Technical 

To receive Colombian TV chanels from Intelsat 905 (24.5W) requires at least a 60cm satellite dish pointed at 24.5ºW and a receiver which is MPEG-4  and DVB-S2 capable.

More info on the channels here Multivision Latino and here Lyngsat.

The parameters that need to be entered into a capable receiver are as follows:

Freq: 11.048 GHz
symbol rate: 14.400 MS/s
Pol : H
Modulation: DVB-S2 8PSK
Code rate: 2/3
Pilot: OFF

A satellite system suitable for receiving these channels would be the TM6800 motorised satellite kit.