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Old 08-24-2009, 12:52 AM - Thread Starter
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I have have hunting cabin in the boonies with a decent antenna that currently gets all 5 networks, but doesn't have internet or a phone line. So what I need is a HD DVR that can record OTA using timers like a vcr or that use the free gemstar epg encoded on cbs.
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Old 08-24-2009, 02:54 PM
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The Dish/E*/Sling DTVPal DVR (aka TR-50) would probably be your best bet. It does record from ATSC sources, using either PSIP data or TVGuide/Gemstar TVGoS data to set up simple timeslot-based recordings. It has an internal 250 GB drive (though there's not yet AFAIK an expansion option for it). There are no monthly fees involved, but I believe the box itself currently runs $299.
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