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Discussion in 'MOTORHOME ACCESSORIES' started by destination unknown, Dec 14, 2013.

  1. destination unknown

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    Been looking around to replace our 10" multi 12v tv for something a little bigger plus to have the Saterllite tuner and Freeview.

    Which would you reccommend, cello,avtex ect ect. Seen from £180 -500.

    Nothing smaller than 19", Sat/Freeview and low power usage.

    This will be only used when off grid and travelling in Europe ect.
     
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    Does it have a digital freeview (terrestrial) tuner as well?.
    wow it does the lot then.
     
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    the built in satellite decoder board is fine for those who only want a few english and loads of foreign language channels. however you can get 12v sky compatible boxes too which give all the channels you get at home
     
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    :BigGrin:Merry Crimbo everyone:shout:
    Just had a good few days looking for the same.
    We eventually settled on a Cello 19" with all the trimmings, but when it arrived, it was rather flimsy and the DVD DIDN'T WORK, ...SO that went back.
    Had a good deal locally on an AVTEX L186DRS, with all you could possibly want. It's a beauty,great build quality,:thumb: works a treat....and.....the wife loves it !!!! But a lot more wedge.:cry:
     
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    Avtex had no probs nice compact set.:Smile:
     
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    Our Cello does all it says but boy is it slow to re-tune and the sound is not brilliant
     
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    And ... should it ever be needed, Avtex customer service is 2nd.to none - so I've been informed by other owners.

    Ours has had intensive use for the last 5 years and is as good as new.

    :thumb:
     
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    We've just had the 21" Avtex with freesat/freeview/dvd. Picture quality is excellent.
     
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    100% avtev :thumb:
     
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    We have the Avtex satellite etc etc. we wanted to have one less thing (sat receiver) to plug in and it works a treat. We did look at the Cello but after reading lots of reviews decided to go for the Avtex.

    Ginny
     
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