The new 33STV from Raymarine makes the dream of underway satellite TV reception available to small boats everywhere. A high performance 33cm (13 in.) satellite dish is contained in a compact and stylish radome measures only 14” in diameter and 15” tall. The antenna weighs less than 10 pounds making it suitable for both powerboats and sail boats as small as 20 feet in length. 33STV comes standard with our new Multi-satellite Interface Module (MIM) for DirecTV built in to the Antenna Control Unit.
The DirecTV MIM conveniently switches your antenna system across 3 broadcast satellites automatically, providing uninterrupted channel surfing just like a home satellite TV system. The 33STV’s included antenna control unit can connect with up to 6 on board satellite receivers using USB connections. The 33STV also features a convenient NMEA0183 GPS interface, which further enhances the speed and performance of the system.
High Definition (HD) vs. Standard Definition (SD) Programming on Raymarine Systems
Raymarine Satellite TV antenna systems recieve Ku-Band satellite broadcasts from the TV provider of your choice. Depending on the provider you choose you can receive standard definition (SD) programming, high definition (HD) programming, or a mixture of both.
Dish Network broadcasts both HD and SD programming in the Ku-Band. Raymarine satellite TV antenna systems are capable of receiving both HD and SD content from Dish Network.
DirecTV broadcasts SD programming in the Ku-Band. DirecTV broadcasts HD programming in the Ka-Band. Raymarine satellite TV antenna systems can receive SD programming only from DirecTV. Raymarine satellite TV systems can not receive Ka-Band satellite broadcasts.
Antenna system performance
|Best Use||Satellite TV|
|Minimum EIRP||51 dBW EIRP|
|Warranty Details||Two Years Parts and Labor|
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