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Forum: HD Radio   07-07-2010, 06:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,427
Posted By briank101
Excluding FM translators and boosters, I know in...

Excluding FM translators and boosters, I know in Chicago WRTE 90.5 is 73 watts analog and only 0.73 watts digital. They even have a HD2 channel. Hopefully they got a good deal from Ibiquity and/or...
Forum: HD Radio   06-17-2010, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,367
Posted By briank101
I think the multipath affects HD reception range...

I think the multipath affects HD reception range too. The interstate I drive along each day has metal street light poles the whole way down the middle. See the attached sketch Attachment 178155...
Forum: HD Radio   06-04-2010, 08:20 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,782
Posted By briank101
Are most FM stations turning off their SCA...

Are most FM stations turning off their SCA carriers? I would imagine this would improve the HD reception of first adjacent. Also I notice in cases where stations broadcast their HD3 channel within...
Forum: HD Radio   05-13-2010, 07:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,782
Posted By briank101
Description: NARRATIVE - WPEN-FM - PROPOSED -14...

Description: NARRATIVE - WPEN-FM - PROPOSED -14 DBC DBC DIGITAL OPERATION
From the FCC Application Seach page http://licensing.fcc.gov/prod/cdbs/p...d/app_sear.htm...
Forum: HD Radio   05-06-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,733
Posted By briank101
If only a few AM HD stations were in all digital...

If only a few AM HD stations were in all digital mode, than you could hear them farther than the analog signal would reach. In pure digital mode, I understand the HD power would be 15 dB (32 times)...
Forum: HD Radio   05-03-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,861
Posted By briank101
I mirror many of the replies here. If you're in...

I mirror many of the replies here. If you're in the center of the radio-locator.com's "Red" area, you should have consistent HD lock. Now in this age of "cosmetic/hidden" antennas, and the fact that...
Forum: HD Radio   04-08-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,651
Posted By briank101
Quote:Originally Posted by yumagah99...

Quote:Originally Posted by yumagah99 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18448386)

I've been using mine at home now for 2 months, and it usually...
Forum: HD Radio   03-19-2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,341
Posted By briank101
Now if they just had a HD station that played...

Now if they just had a HD station that played the "beautiful music" format which was common on FM in the 60s thru mid-80s. That format mixed in with 70s pop standards I would be radio heaven....
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-15-2010, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4,990
Views: 938,310
Posted By briank101
Maybe this is the reason why it was hard to get...

Maybe this is the reason why it was hard to get the 551 & 552 at CostCo in recent weeks. CC told Vizio to fix the SMEAR issue or else....
Forum: HD Radio   03-12-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,371
Posted By briank101
I omitted to say that the cause may be the HD...

I omitted to say that the cause may be the HD tuner it self having weak sensitivity due to a defect.
If that's not the issue 104.1 from Waterbury, CT would impact your the 104.3 lower sideband....
Forum: HD Radio   03-11-2010, 07:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,371
Posted By briank101
How far are you from the HD transmitting...

How far are you from the HD transmitting stations?
If you are NY based (assumption from your username), 98.7 Kiss FM (WRKS) in New York should have their HD power boosted (by 4X) very shortly if...
Forum: HD Radio   03-10-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,215
Posted By briank101
WJFK reception in DC: See this post...

WJFK reception in DC: See this post http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...3#post18229023 (http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showthread.php?p=18229023#post18229023)
Forum: HD Radio   03-09-2010, 06:28 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,782
Posted By briank101
I see WRKS 98.7 in New York city has just...

I see WRKS 98.7 in New York city has just applied for a 4X digital power increase.

This is first Class B New York market station to apply for a digital power increase. KROQ in LA also just...
Forum: HD Radio   03-02-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,670
Posted By briank101
Is the Sony HD Turner a type of antenna rotator...

Is the Sony HD Turner a type of antenna rotator that you will hook to your Pioneer tuner?

Edit: Never mind you probably meant "Tuner"
Forum: HD Radio   03-01-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,720
Posted By briank101
@machpost. WJFK boosted the digital by 6 dB...

@machpost. WJFK boosted the digital by 6 dB (i.e. 4 times the power). A lot of HD naysayers are saying the 6 dB will not make much difference in coverage. Let us know how the digital coverage while...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-19-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 58,070
Posted By briank101
Since 2006 I have made many hours of HD video...

Since 2006 I have made many hours of HD video using my Canon HV10 HD camcorder. All video is 25 Mbps MPEG-2 HD. Also I've captured many hours of HDTV streams since 2003.

Can someone confirm if I...
Forum: HD Radio   02-18-2010, 06:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,371
Posted By briank101
Quote:Originally Posted by MorganNY...

Quote:Originally Posted by MorganNY http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18158371)

I just tried using a 3' firestickā„¢...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-17-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 4,990
Views: 938,310
Posted By briank101
Quote:Originally Posted by BigFoot48...

Quote:Originally Posted by BigFoot48 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18152100)

The information I learned is that the "smear" is caused by a...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-16-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4,990
Views: 938,310
Posted By briank101
Note that Vizio changed the remote...

Note that Vizio changed the remote mid-production for the 551 recently from a silver to a black one with a very different shape and button layout. Is it possible the instructions/codes differ for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-15-2010, 01:12 PM
Replies: 4,990
Views: 938,310
Posted By briank101
Quote:Originally Posted by Keizer...

Quote:Originally Posted by Keizer http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18129116)

Quote:Originally Posted by chris_h2...
Forum: HD Radio   02-15-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,782
Posted By briank101
Let us know how soon these Portland stations...

Let us know how soon these Portland stations will actually increase their power and if you can, please give a rough before and after comparison of the digital coverage you experience.
Forum: HD Radio   02-15-2010, 08:14 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,782
Posted By briank101
Stations that have applied to FCC via STA for...

Stations that have applied to FCC via STA for increased HD power increase by 6dB (i.e. 4X digital power) and their status as of 02/12/2010

Call Status Location
KSKA Granted Anchorage, AK
KQAC...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-12-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 4,990
Views: 938,310
Posted By briank101
Quote:Originally Posted by Keizer...

Quote:Originally Posted by Keizer http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18116851)

Ok, here is a pic of the monster spear/stain on the brand new...
Forum: HD Radio   02-11-2010, 07:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,782
Posted By briank101
I emailed Ibiquity a few days ago about how long...

I emailed Ibiquity a few days ago about how long they think it will take Chicago HD stations to increase their digital power.

Here's their response:

"Brian,

This will take a few years since...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-10-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4,990
Views: 938,310
Posted By briank101
I got those similar "stains" on my 551 which can...

I got those similar "stains" on my 551 which can be seen most easily with a light yellow or white background. It's as if the inside of the protective plastic covering on the screen had dust that...
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