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post #4561 of 4563 Old 01-15-2015, 03:27 PM
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I lived in Ellwood City, PA for years, and used an outdoor antenna. I was able to get Channel 4, but it was sometimes hit or miss.

As for reliability, I didn't have any issues. I did mount the antenna next to a window on the 2nd floor, to the side of the house, and didn't bother with a roof install. Perhaps that helped it last better.

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My first post, not sure if I'm posting in the correct thread,..but here goes. I live in Cranberry Twp, North of Pgh, Pa. I need to cut the cord this year due to financial reasons. I have a newer Samsung hdtv that has a built in tuner. I will be happy if I can get cbs, abc,nbc,and fox with an indoor antenna. Yesterday went to local Radio Shack and the guy told me the amplified RCA 1650f antenna will get those channels--so bought it there for $40. Note that I do not want an outdoor antenna because I foresee problems due to the harsh winter weather here, etc. and, therefore, further costs to have someone come to always upkeep the outdoor antenna. So, only want an indoor or attic antenna. Well, positioned the RCA 1650f antenna everywhere in the room (first floor is where tv is) and I have not been able to get Wtae/channel 4/abc no matter where i put it. I can get cbs, nbc and fox clear and stable--but channel 4/wtae just has snow/fuzz. Therefore, I'm going to return the RCA 1650f. I looked on the Mohu site, put in my zipcode of 16066 and it had that the Mohu Sky 60 attic/outdoor antenna will get me the basic network channels including Abc/wtae. Anyone have any experience using the Mohu sky 60 OR have found any other indoor/attic antenna that will get me the basic network channels, including the elusive abc/wtae/channel 4 in the Cranberry Twp or North of Pgh areas? Thank you for any responses
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COZI TV is now on the air.
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Changes to the WEPA Stations

I noticed this morning on WEMW, and for the rest of the WEPA stations, that the line-up and PSIP has been changed as follows:

xx.1 - WEMW, WEPA, WPCP, etc. (COZI)
xx.2 - Movies
xx.3 - RTN

Not sure why they are using the old name for Retro TV when .3 was IDing as RTV before the change. Also, they did not replace Live Well on .4 with other programming, so it has been deleted.
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