cable box

Old 03-31-00, 03:23 PM
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I have an older model sci-atl cable box it only has 62 channels,can I add channels to it or do I have to rent one from the cable co? My tv doesnt have a remote so i would like to keep it, i dont have premium channels thats why i dont want to rent one.thank you jpm

Old 04-03-00, 06:28 AM
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The cost to upgrade the Scientific Atlanta box would be prohibitive. In short, it would cost you as much as purchasing a new one. If you are not going to purchase the premium channels, it would be easier to get a 180 channel VCR on the system and use its tuner. There's no percentages in renting a box from the cable company.

However you can check with Sci-Atl to verify this information. Their website is


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