Category: Installation

Tutorial: Starlink Long Wall Mount Installation

The Starlink Long Wall Mount is a great option for mounting your dish to an exterior wall or fascia board. In this tutorial, I am going to show you the process of installing the Long Wall Mount. You can follow along with the text and images in this article, or check out the video below. Pre-installation requirements Before you being, make sure the location you selected for the Long Wall Mount is free of obstructions. You can use the Starlink app obstruction tool to make sure you won’t have any obstructions. It’s also a good idea to temporarily mount the …

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Starlink Setup And Install Guide

I’ll start off this guide by letting you know that the hard part is already over! Waiting to get your Starlink dish is the most difficult part of setting it up, for sure. But now that you’ve been able to order your dish, it’s important to know how to properly assemble and set it up. Don’t worry, you don’t need to be an IT expert to get it up and running! Installing Starlink internet is straightforward and can be completed in just a few steps. In this guide, I will walk you through the steps required to get your new …

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Guide To Using A J Mount With Starlink

J mounts are commonly used for mounting satellite dishes, antennas, and other communication equipment. J mounts can be secured to a variety of surfaces, and in a variety of angles and configurations. Since they are available on the market from many different manufacturers in different sizes, they can be a great option for mounting a Starlink dish to your roof, eave, or wall. The versatility of a J mount is great, but value is where this Starlink mounting solution stands out. Comparable mounts from the Starlink store can cost twice as much as the aftermarket options we will present in …

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Starlink Dish Placement – Which Way Should It Face?

Starlink Flashing Mount

When most people think of satellite communications, they think of satellite TV such as Dish Network. We’ve all seen those popular satellite TV dishes mounted on roofs, usually facing south. If you’ve ever had one yourself, you know it has to be pointed in a very specific direction in order to function. If you are a potential Starlink satellite internet customer, you might be wondering about where you should place the dish, and which way it should point.  In this article we are going to cover some best practices when it comes to placing your Starlink dish. We will also …

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Starlink Mounting Options – A guide to official and DIY mounts

The base that comes in the Starlink kit is not going to be a permanent solution for most folks. How you end up mounting your dish will depend on many factors, including obstructions, roof angle, and budget. In this article, we will guide you through the various Starlink mounting options. We will also take a look at various mounts, including official Starlink products and third party products. Where are your obstructions? The very first factor to consider is whether you have obstructions at your desired mounting location. Obstructions can be anything that blocks a clear view of the sky in …

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