Mr. Laser Beam wrote:
^ What about the dish being physically knocked off your roof? That's always a risk during a storm, innit?
And don't you still have to have two dishes - one for normal service and one for local channels?
Nah. We've had gale-force winds in Indiana (50+ mph) and the dish doesn't even budget.
You only need one dish, too. Current dishes can handle both the regular signal and the "spot beam" used for local channels.