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Old 14-10-2008, 19:15   #16
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Originally Posted by Chuck Baier View Post
Greg, Glad it all worked out and the install looks good
Chuck, Thanks for leading me towards the right converter box. Who would have thunk there was a 12 volter on the market.

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Old 19-10-2008, 13:52   #17
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Not to hijack the thread, still about a TV converter box dilemma; I was having a problem getting our wonderful government to authorize a coupon for me.

I have a mailbox at the marina office and was attempting to use that as my ... mailing address! Well, the gov kept denying me a coupon saying it was a business address. I would appeal and (progressively more sarcastic and berating with each submission) would try and explain that it was the marina office where I have and live aboard my boat ...blah blah blah. DENIED! ... ARGGGGGGGGGGGg ... and then an epiphany - I asked the office for the physical address of this marina dock. Used that, along with my slip number as the apartment #, and clicked a little box that said I can't receive mail at my physical address. Punched in the mailing address (the one that was denied previously), and AHHA!!!! Approved! D'oh!

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