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Old 10-09-2015, 12:15 PM   #1
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King-Dome Satellite Dish

When I bought our motor home it had a King-Dome model 9630 dish on top. That is all that was left of the satellite system. I want to put in a receiver and start using the installed dish but I can't find anything that tells me where the DC connection can be found. I see the connector for the dish but don't see where to connect to a DC supply. Does anyone have this system and can tell me where and what to connect to?

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Old 10-09-2015, 01:09 PM   #2
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Larry I can't help you, but it would really be helpful for others if they new what year and model of coach you have.

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Old 10-09-2015, 01:12 PM   #3
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I may be wrong, but I think it gets power from the cable from the receiver
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Old 10-09-2015, 02:02 PM   #4
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I own a 2002 Windsor and have a King Dome Satellite system. When we had Dish TV at home I just took the receiver and connected it to the cable from the dome. I also had a controller that was in the same cabinet as the TV selector. The controller was used to initiate the dome to start looking for the Satellites.

Do a search on line for manuals on your system to see what is required.

Overall the system worked pretty good until I got up into Montana near Glacier, it would not pick up the satellites easily. Once we got into Canada no luck at all.

I see from your profile you are in Idaho, it may not work up there.

We don't use ours anymore, just use over the air antenna and seem to get by.
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Old 10-11-2015, 09:11 AM   #5
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We had a unit like that on an earlier motorhome we had. It had the dome on top, a controller in an overhead compartment and then hooked to single receiver. It was only a single lnb. It was automatic, and had both a RG-6 and a controller cable running to it, from the controller inside. You can get a lot of info on the unit at the King controls site. Stationary Satellite | KING I went to the King Controls site and put 9630 in the search box to find this page. Hope this may help, Happy Trails Bert
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