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Old 11-18-2006, 02:33 AM   #1
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I read several months back that Sirius was supposed to have a signal repeater on the market by Jun 2006. It didn't come out and I have heard nothing more. Does anyone know the status?
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Old 11-20-2006, 07:40 AM   #2
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Was that a terrestrial signal repeater for the transmission or something for the home that you were referring to?
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Old 11-20-2006, 04:39 PM   #3
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I called Sirius asking if there were plans for this type of product and got nowhere.
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Old 11-20-2006, 05:45 PM   #4
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XM offers one, it works great. It's a device that downconverts the 2GHz satellite signal to 900MHz and rebroadcasts it. The only downside is you have to carry around a separate antenna attachment along with your receiver that picks up the rebroadcasted 900 MHz signal. I have one and use it with my MyFi.
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Old 11-20-2006, 07:04 PM   #5
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Not many people have had luck getting the XM one to work with Sirius for some reason, so I choose not to try it myself.
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