Cable TV / Satellite TV Technician

Technical Questions

1.Prior experience installing Satellite TV Systems? – Y/N
2.What type of coaxial cable is typically used for connecting a commercial satellite dish and a receiver?

RG6
3.What does LNB stand for?

Low Noise Block or Low Noise Block down converter

4.Prior experience installing coaxial cable distribution systems – Y/N
5.How far from the earth are geosynchronous TV satellites?

22,000 miles
6.What is the minimum angular separation for geosynchronous satellites?

1 Degree
7.What is the main reason for satellite TV signal temporary interruptions?

Heavy rain
8.What does CATV stand for?

Cable TV or Community Antenna Television