RF Tuning Parameters (PORT C) 20th Century Fox (G16V)
Posted by William Hankins on 09 December 2015 11:07 AM

Tuning Parameters for Input C:

  • Content: 20th Century Fox:
  • Galaxy 16 C-Band Transponder “18” Vertical Down
  • 1090 MHz L-Band, “4060” 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 providescontinuously updated results for both receiver cards in the box. 

Recommended RF levels for reliable delivery:

  • Signal Strength = between -35 and -45 dBm or better. (Typ. = -37 to -40 dBm)
  • Eb/No = > 7.5 dB
  • Eb/No Margin = > 2.0 dB