How to Wire an Outside Antenna to a Dish Satellite?

Answer A Dish Network satellite dish is not designed to accept broadcast signals from a TV broadcast tower. To receive the broadcast network's TV channels, wire an outdoor HD antenna to the satellite dish... Read More »

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Can you use a satellite dish for a Wi-Fi antenna?

You can use a satellite dish as the basis for a Wi-Fi antenna. You will need to use a juice can as a feed. It is the same concept as the popular cantenna, only mounted at the focal point of, and po... Read More »

How to Use a Satellite Dish As a Wi-Fi Antenna?

Converting a satellite dish into a Wi-Fi antenna can significantly boost the range for receiving wireless signals. In fact, the world record for sending and receiving wireless signals was set using... Read More »

Can I mount an OTA antenna on a satellite dish?

A satellite dish can be reused as a mount for an over-the-air antenna. There are actually a few benefits to using your old dish as a mount. First, if the dish is still wired to the inside of your h... Read More »

How to Turn an Old Satellite Dish Into an External TV Antenna?

Digital televisions need a quality antenna to pick up the free TV signals that are being broadcast, and you can make a TV antenna using an old satellite dish. You will need a few hardware items and... Read More »