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Old 06-14-2014, 10:25 PM   #1
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Winegard SK-SWM3 TRAV'LER Satellite Dish

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Has anyone installed a Winegard SK-SWM3 TRAV'LER dish on their Airstream Travel Trailer? I have a 2012 27FB and was wondering if there was enough room to install one and what experiences anyone has had with the unit. Any advice would be appreciated?

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Old 07-28-2014, 09:38 AM   #2
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Ditto, would love to hear some comments on this unit as I'm considering it for a Serenity 27FB.
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I gave it a lot of consideration for my 25. But roof real estate was to valuable since I wanted to add solar with the folks at AMSolar. There are good diagrams on the Winegard site as to the foot print that it takes up. Also was a bit concerned about the weight and stress to the roof as it was going up and down and wind loads. If you are DirecTv user then it is a good choice since the portable Winegards are limited.

All that said still haven't pulled the plug and gotten something like the Winegard Pathway X1. Haven't really missed the loss of a sat signal.
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Ditto, would love to hear some comments on this unit as I'm considering it for a Serenity 27FB.
I have a new 2015 Serenity on order. I am having the dealer install the Trav'ler as well.

The 53lb weight does worry me a bit but I guess this is a drop in the bucket compared to the two A/C units that will be up there.
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