Avtex Snipe Product Overview
The Snipe Satellite Antenna is new for 2013 from Avtex. The Avtex Snipe antenna is a simple, easy to use portable satellite TV system. Like all Avtex products this Mobile Satellite antenna is purpose built and designed for your Caravan or Motorhome, does not require the use of a power invertor and can be ran directly on 12v or 240v power source.
The Selfsat Snipe is a small and very discreet fully auto locking Satellite TV antenna. Specifically designed for outdoor use to give you the best possible performance.
The Snipe gives you excellent coverage due to the state-of-the-art element design which is equivalent to a 65cm Dish. Further to this with the built in GPS it is able to detect your location and auto skew the element to give you the best possible gain for your position.
The easy to use remote control allows you to see all the satellite parameters to ensure optimum performance.
*Satellite Receiver not included
Selfsat Snipe Specification
- Accessories Supplied Antenna, Remote Control, Manual
- Colour White
- Current Draw @ 12V Less than 2 Amps during search
- Dimensions HxWxD (mm) 188m x 454 x 316mm Diameter
- Connects with any Freesat, Sky Box Decoder or Free to Air Box (not included)
- Waterproof - Fully insulated from the weather
- Display Read Out Yes
- Gain 50 dBw
- Polarisation Linear (horizontal & vertical)
- Special Feature 1: 10.700Ghz
- Special Feature 2: Picks up HD Signal (need HD Decoder)
- Special Feature 3: Remote Control for Satellite selection
- Warranty 1 Year
- Weight 7Kg
Please note: The UK model of the Selfsat Snipe Antenna distributed through Avtex does not come with the base plate.
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SNIPE Autiomatic Satellite System Review by Mr McInnes
On trying out the device at home it took me longer to connect the cables than it did to have the system search and find the satellite on Friday evening.
Whole system works a treat, bit like something out of a science fiction movie.
What a great piece of kit but if there has to be a single complaint it’s that there is no special security fixing on the device.
I’ve got around the security issue with a long loop padlock and some security cable fixed though one of the securing bolt holes on the base but that requires me to have removed before putting the device back in the home position or else there could be damage.
On a Site Weekend 22nd March 2013.
Used the device for the 1st time onsite and BRILLIANT!
Took me less than 5mins to be all setup and the device secured to the van.
I had the device on a caravan step and even in winds of excess 37MPH it was stable.
(Posted on 25/03/2013)
Very good. Review by Mr Jackson
I bought the product five months ago for use with my Motorhome and I have used it only twice.
Although I have used it much, it has been very easy to use, always quick to set-up and find signal. Would definitely recommend this product and YELTSA to anyone. (Posted on 22/03/2013)
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