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Rent a QuickSPOT Satellite Uplink System


On Call's fleet of automated rental antennas and baseband electronics are designed to be user friendly to the non-technical operator.  That means after about 30 minutes of training you can take a unit out into the field and it operate yourself, saving lots of money by not requiring an on-site engineer. Of course, we'll be standing behind you with technical support during your setup and testing and throughout your event.


All of our satellite uplink systems are portable and easy to set up in the field. 


We have rental systems designed to support:

On Call helps you coordinate the full communications loop including satellite hardware, satellite space, delivery of video or information to your end point via satellite, fiber or public internet. We have worked with many content distributors and can work directly with your other vendors to make the project easy for you.


We have a variety of antenna sizes and formats available to meet your needs.


75 cm Single Case Fly Away Antenna 96 cm Fly Away or Vehicle Mount Antenna

96 cm Fly and Drive Antenna

96 cm Vehicle Mount Antenna

1.2 m Vehicle Mount Antenna


Rental Systems are available from 1 day to 1 year.

Special discounts are available for longer rentals.


Call us today for more information (949) 707-4729 or request a quote online.

WEAU-TV (Eau Claire, WI) Showcases their new QuickSPOT system to SBE Chapter December-16-2013 December-16-2013

Society of Broadcast Engineers Picnic featuring QuickSPOT SNG satellite system
On September 3rd, Todd Ritchie and Ron Viste of WEAU (Eau Claire, WI) hosted Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) Chapter 112 of Western Wisconsin for their annual steak picnic, which provided a great opportunity for the station to showcase their new QuickSPOT vehicle.  

Tim Jackson from On Call Communications was on hand to describe the system and provide an overview of the On Call QuickSPOT product, which greatly simplifies the process and increases affordability for satellite news gathering.  SBE members representing other stations from the LaCrosse/Eau Claire DMA were able to see for the first time how a hybrid TVU/satellite on-demand system can increase news coverage capabilities at a fraction of the cost of a traditional satellite news gathering vehicle.Get reliable, dedicated  high speed satellite Internet uplinks anywhere with QuickSPOT  

“We are thrilled to have recently rolled out our new QuickSPOT vehicle and look forward to getting our news crews comfortable with the simplicity and flexibility of the hybrid TVU/satellite system.  We are the only station in the market that won’t be limited by cellular and microwave limitations,” says Ron Viste of WEAU.  

Society Broadcast Engineers learns how to use their bonded cellular backpack over an IP satellite linkOn Call’s Tim Jackson states, “we were pleased to be part of SBE Chapter 112’s meeting and to show others in the market the features, benefits and simplicity of the QuickSPOT system.  We’re proud to support WEAU as the market leader in the LaCrosse-Eau Claire market as they greatly expand their newsgathering capabilities.”

On Call Supports CBS News Teams Live in Haiti Using QuickSPOT Satellite News Gathering Systems June-15-2010

On Call Communications sprung into action again in support of CBS News in Haiti providing live and taped video feeds, internet access and phone lines for their news teams covering the earthquake using the QuickSPOT satellite news gathering system.


 CBS News In Haiti uses QuickSPOT satellite news gathering system



On Call used the very portable QuickSPOT 96 centimeter fly and drive satellite news gathering antenna to establish a high speed internet pipe which CBS News crews used for their video and communications needs. The system transmitted both live and edited standard definition MPEG-4 video feeds for the producers in addition to establishing a mobile office complete with direct dial in/out phone lines and wireless internet access for email, web browsing and corporate communications .