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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-22-2016, 12:58 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
It's been noted on another site that some TV...

It's been noted on another site that some TV receivers don't recognize those four digit sub-channel numbers, such as the 45-1001 mentioned above, so the channel goes undetected. I wonder if they...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-19-2016, 11:34 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Thanks for the info. I checked the FCC list and...

Thanks for the info. I checked the FCC list and it shows a transmitter channel of 34. Is that what you found?

At first I didn't know what you meant about using the high VC numbers to avoid a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-14-2016, 11:54 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Forgot about that one. :)

Forgot about that one. :)
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-13-2016, 02:26 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
The RF 3 station, K03HY, is temporarily off the...

The RF 3 station, K03HY, is temporarily off the air. They're in the process of moving the transmitter to Mt. Tam where RF 4 KTVJ virtual 12 is located.

Larry
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-13-2016, 12:19 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
While that antenna fails to send a good signal to...

While that antenna fails to send a good signal to the foothills, it sends the best signal of all the Walnut Grove stations to San Francisco. KQCA and KMAX are solid here 90% of the time, and KCRA...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-13-2016, 12:08 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
During the time that the Sutro Tower stations...

During the time that the Sutro Tower stations were operating on the auxiliary antennas today I noticed an interesting situation. Many of the more distant stations that I normally receive, such as 22...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-12-2016, 08:52 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Looking At The Future -- Here's an article from...

Looking At The Future -- Here's an article from TV Technology that I found very interesting, a proposal for implementation of ATSC 3.0:
"A Channel Sharing Proposal for ATSC 3.0" -...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-11-2016, 06:27 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
I've given up on the stations sending out the...

I've given up on the stations sending out the correct aspect ratio. As Stephen said, they are getting better, but there are still pictures being transmitted that aren't right. I just use my "Wide"...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-08-2016, 06:54 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
It's too bad that you're in such a poor location...

It's too bad that you're in such a poor location for receiving the stations from Sutro Tower, but, as Chuck said, you could try the XG-91 and see what happens. I've had very good luck with my XG-91,...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-08-2016, 01:07 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Hi Victor, How well do you see Sutro Tower from...

Hi Victor, How well do you see Sutro Tower from your home? If you can see it, a good antenna that has a sharp pick up angle will work better than one with a wide angle. You'll get the direct...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-01-2016, 03:46 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
When checking out 28.10 I noticed that 28.4 has...

When checking out 28.10 I noticed that 28.4 has also changed. It's now Blues Television Network, BTN, showing blues bands performing.

I agree, OTnA, the 28.10 super over the programming is...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-30-2016, 06:51 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
I just added a new sub-channel to my stations...

I just added a new sub-channel to my stations lists:

KEMO 50-4 Evine

Larry
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-30-2016, 04:29 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
ATSC 3.0 4K is on the air! WRAL, Raleigh-Durham,...

ATSC 3.0 4K is on the air! WRAL, Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, has launched the first live ATSC 3.0 simulcast of a commercially licensed television station.

See the details in this TV...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-29-2016, 10:27 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
For those who are following the on-going auction,...

For those who are following the on-going auction, here is the latest update from "TVTechnology":
126 MHz cleared at $86 Billion...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-28-2016, 09:00 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Is there anyone out there looking for a good UHF...

Is there anyone out there looking for a good UHF antenna? A friend of mine has a slightly used Antennas Direct 91XG for sale. You have to be willing to pick it up at his home on the border of...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-22-2016, 12:18 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
I have been using Comcast for internet service...

I have been using Comcast for internet service for quite some time and it's been working great 100% here. I'm signed up for 250 mb service and I'm getting about 290 mb download.
I got a good deal...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-21-2016, 01:01 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
1 - That is NOT the reason they have two...

1 - That is NOT the reason they have two transmitters. News departments don't pay other departments. The second transmitter is added to give them coverage for all of their programming where their...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-19-2016, 10:01 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
On all three of my TVs - 9 year old Sony, 7 year...

On all three of my TVs - 9 year old Sony, 7 year old Panasonic, and 1 year old Vizio - all four 20.x channels are coming in fine. The only problem I notice is that 20-3 is set to 4:3 but the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-15-2016, 11:07 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
I've already changed mine. Just follow the...

I've already changed mine.

Just follow the link. It's easy. When you first log in they want the password they gave you, but then you can change it.

Larry
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-13-2016, 09:23 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
It's the same here. My password pages now run...

It's the same here. My password pages now run three printed pages and I have to use it every time I log in somewhere because I can't remember them. It's getting rather scary, too, reading about...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-13-2016, 09:16 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Wow! You've been a busy man! As posted earlier,...

Wow! You've been a busy man! As posted earlier, I was receiving KNVN 24 a few nights ago with an extremely strong signal and their transmitter is ~175 miles away from here east of Red Bluff, so...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-12-2016, 01:13 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
I noticed last night that the picture on KOFY...

I noticed last night that the picture on KOFY 20.1 was not the usual 16:9 HD, but extremely skinny, not even 4:3.

It's back on the air now, but the picture on 20.1 is still extremely skinny. ...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-12-2016, 12:36 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
I haven't heard anything recently. That last I...

I haven't heard anything recently. That last I heard Keith was waiting for the tower work at the Clay-Jones building to be completed.

Larry
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-07-2016, 11:43 PM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Conditions sure have been different tonight. ...

Conditions sure have been different tonight. First of all, KNVN 24 which transmits from the hills east of Redding, 175 miles from here, was coming in like a local. Here's what I got on my HD Home...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-04-2016, 12:09 AM
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Posted By Larry Kenney
Yup, KOFY has been having other troubles, too. ...

Yup, KOFY has been having other troubles, too. During the past week I've seen several times when 20.3 and 20.4, the new This movie channel, have been blank, while 20.1 and 20.2 were okay.

Too...
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