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    One of the FAQs... Is my community one of the...

    One of the FAQs...

    Is my community one of the areas that will only get 2mbps?

    Unlike other local authority projects, the eSussex project is upgrading every broadband exchange area. This means...
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    Interestingly, although my postcode (TN3 9TT) has...

    Interestingly, although my postcode (TN3 9TT) has disappeared off the Making Kent Quicker website, checking on http://www.esussex.org/my-area/ my postcode is due to be "upgraded" as part of Phase 6...
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    What a farce. Only 80 VDSL ports. What's the...

    What a farce. Only 80 VDSL ports. What's the point of that?

    I shudder to think how many (sorry, how "few") Fordcombe will get!
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    I know....but we can always live in hope! As...

    I know....but we can always live in hope!

    As for the Samknows whitebox, I haven't got one...but yes, I'd love one, if there is one going spare.
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    Denied. Not in range apparently. Oh well.

    Denied. Not in range apparently. Oh well.
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    In fairness, I think Vfast do state what they...

    In fairness, I think Vfast do state what they have on their website. A fibre network with, I guess, wireless transmitters (WiMax). Not being an expert, but it seems to me that effectively their...
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    Vfast - anyone got any experience of them

    As the broadband in Ashurst/Blackham is so terrible, someone on Thinkbroadband suggested trying Vfast ( http://www.vfast.co.uk/ ). I put my postcode (TN3 9TT) into their availability checker, and it...
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    Interesting re: the low download speeds. a) It...

    Interesting re: the low download speeds.

    a) It could in fact be the internal wiring in your house. How old is your house? From what I remember, bad/old wiring can cause a lot of noise on the line,...
  9. Is Sky Broadband Unlimited their own LLU package,...

    Is Sky Broadband Unlimited their own LLU package, or is it for any exchange with ADSL2/2+ even if Sky have not unbundled it? Just wondering, as I picked a random tel no. in the Langton Green area to...
  10. lol...we'll be lucky to have ADSL2 in Ashurst in...

    lol...we'll be lucky to have ADSL2 in Ashurst in 7 years time!
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    Bear in mind, that if you do a lot of online...

    Bear in mind, that if you do a lot of online gaming, use VPN or VOIP, your service may be worse than with ADSL.
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    Here's my most recent exchange with the Managing...

    Here's my most recent exchange with the Managing Director of BT Wholesale Product (back in March/April):

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  13. Interesting....but don't think I could justify...

    Interesting....but don't think I could justify paying a grand a month on broadband to the wife!
  14. This is interesting...while there is no official...

    This is interesting...while there is no official benefit to Fordcombe exchange from Langton being upgrade, I noticed that within the past week or 2 my download speeds in Blackham have increased from...
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    Samknows seem to think I'm 3.01km straight line...

    Samknows seem to think I'm 3.01km straight line distance from the Fordcombe exchange/cabinet, and this seems about right to me. Postcode is TN3 9TT. So I'm quite a distance from Langton Green.

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    Just ran the test, and stats from the BT...

    Just ran the test, and stats from the BT Speedtest are here:

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    and router stats here....


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    Will do...once I get home this evening. ...

    Will do...once I get home this evening.

    Plusnet are my ISP (obviously on the BT network). I'm on the Plusnet Pro package, which means I should have higher priority on the BT network (whether I do...
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    Sorry, I don't have a white box, however I'm the...

    Sorry, I don't have a white box, however I'm the other side of the railway bridge in Blackham, which may be even further from the Fordcombe exchange...and I max out at around 2.5 - 2.7mb. I pretty...
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