RF Port D Tuning Parameters
Posted by Marc Drazin on 19 January 2018 09:23 AM

PitchBlue® RF Port D Tuning Parameters

Satellite: PORT D is currently TURNED OFF (2020-12-19)


Downlink Polarity:




Symbol Rate:


Roll Off:

Pilots: None


Recommended RF levels for reliable delivery:

Receiver Signal Range = -25 dBm to -65 dBm (signals greater than -25 dBm should be padded to -40 dBm. Signals lower than -55 dBm should be increased to at least -40 dBm)

TARGET Range for best internal AGC operation = between -35 and -45 dBm

TARGET Eb/No = greater than 7.5 dB

TARGET Eb/No Margin = greater than 3.0 dB


The "Status" page of the PitchBlue® MagnuBox® server web interface provides continuously updated reception data for all of the receivers in the box.