RF Tuning Parameters (PORT B) for CBS (G19v)
Posted by Bryan Vance on 15 September 2009 11:25 AM

Tuning Parameters for Input B:

  • Content: CBS Worldwide Distribution (CWD) and PMI
  • Galaxy 19 C-Band Transponder 21 Vertical Down
  • 1030 MHz L-Band, 4120 MHz C-Band
  • DVB-S2, 8PSK
  • 30.000 Ms/S Symbol Rate
  • 5/6 FEC Rate
  • .20 Roll-Off
  • No Pilots

The "Status" page of the PitchBlue web interface provides continuously updated results for both receiver cards in the box.

Recommended RF levels for reliable delivery:

  • Signal Strength = between -30 and -40 dBm or better. Typ. = -30 to -38 dBm
  • Eb/No = > 8.1 dB
  • Eb/No Margin = > 3.2 dB