AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!


Showing results 1 to 25 of 999
Search took 1.12 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Larry Kenney
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-13-2016, 02:01 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
FYI... I noticed that KTVJ was not sending out...

FYI... I noticed that KTVJ was not sending out any PSIP information, so I emailed Keith to inform him.

He wrote back that something has gone wrong atop Mt. St. Helena at KFTY where the signals for...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-08-2016, 01:43 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
In an information update from rabbitears.info,...

In an information update from rabbitears.info, there are two new callsigns here in the Bay Area:
Channel 45 (RF 2) in San Jose is now KQRO-LD
Channel 49 (RF 49) in Santa Rosa is now KQTA-LD

and...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-06-2016, 01:45 AM
Replies: 10,506
Views: 889,177
Posted By Larry Kenney
Here in the SF Bay Area there are a couple of...

Here in the SF Bay Area there are a couple of different combinations:

14-1 (RF 51) KDTV Univision
14-2 (RF 51) KFSF Unimas

66-1 (RF 34) KFSF Unimas
66-2 (RF 34) KDTV Univision

These...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-04-2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
See my comments above regarding the use of indoor...

See my comments above regarding the use of indoor antennas. To get reliable reception without any break ups or problems, you really need an antenna with a little gain up in your attic or on your...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-04-2016, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
Yes, KDTS 52-1 (RF 8) is on the air. I get a...

Yes, KDTS 52-1 (RF 8) is on the air. I get a good signal from them, even though they're only transmitting 220 watts from Mt. Diablo's north peak. They've converted to HD and it looks really nice. ...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-04-2016, 01:39 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
A lot of people have been having problems with...

A lot of people have been having problems with KPIX lately. I don't know if this is a new situation or if people are just now trying to tune in the channel for the Super Bowl game. Anyway, I've...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-02-2016, 01:44 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
As Ben said, get the Mohu Leaf away from the TV...

As Ben said, get the Mohu Leaf away from the TV and next to a window for best results. I have one and have been quite impressed with how well it works, but it must be near a window or at least an...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-02-2016, 01:35 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
That's amazing that you have such consistent...

That's amazing that you have such consistent reception at 110 miles distance!

As for the improved reception, the fire must have thinned out the trees and foliage enough to make the difference.
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-01-2016, 01:59 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
Something sure is messed up. I got "unable to...

Something sure is messed up. I got "unable to decode this signal" for 12.1 through 12.4 earlier, but not I'm getting "No signal" from all 10 sub-channels of KTVJ.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-31-2016, 01:47 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
There are several sub-channels devoted to old...

There are several sub-channels devoted to old shows... Retro TV 1.2, Buzzr 2.4, Antenna TV 4.3, Decades 5.2, Cozi 11.2, MeTV 20.2, etc., which lots of Seniors love, so you might get the impression...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-30-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
Thanks for the update, Bob! It's great to see...

Thanks for the update, Bob! It's great to see another channel upgrading to HD.

For most tuners, the change will happen automatically. I've seen several stations change between SD and HD and all...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-28-2016, 01:44 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
All of the KRON sub-channels are coming from the...

All of the KRON sub-channels are coming from the same signal, not three separate signals. This is the first time where some one has reported not getting one of the sub-channels from a station. If...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-24-2016, 01:35 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
I'd like to see an actual side by side test of...

I'd like to see an actual side by side test of the 91XG, the HDB91X, the BLU920F and CM4228. I have the 91XG and CM4228 and both are doing a good job for me. I've found the 91XG and the CM4228 to...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-23-2016, 01:25 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
I'd never heard of that antenna, so I Googled it....

I'd never heard of that antenna, so I Googled it. It's made by the same company, Ability, that makes my LP345F Log Periodic. The specs look really good.

Larry
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-22-2016, 02:57 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
FYI... KTLN 42 is back on the air with their...

FYI... KTLN 42 is back on the air with their normal signal.

It's interesting to see what these recent conditions did to your reception, Chuck. I know that it's unusual for you to receive the Mt....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-21-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
Even with my antenna pointed right at Mt. Diablo,...

Even with my antenna pointed right at Mt. Diablo, I get no signal at all from KTNC here in San Francisco.

However, the stations from Walnut Grove are booming in at 8 to 10 dB SNR stronger than...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-21-2016, 01:01 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
I haven't heard anything, but did notice that...

I haven't heard anything, but did notice that they were off the air. The last time my logging system shows a signal for KTNC is at 10:27 am on January 19.

Maybe their transmitter died. If they...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-11-2016, 02:06 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
The distance you are from the station is not...

The distance you are from the station is not always an indicator of how well you'll receive a station. A weaker, more distant station which is line of site without any tall trees, hills or mountains...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-11-2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
Ron and Chuck explained the reason why 11.3 is at...

Ron and Chuck explained the reason why 11.3 is at a different level than 11.1 and 11.2. I should show 11.3 as being transmitted from Mt. Allison and 49.3 as being transmitted from Mt. San Bruno. ...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-10-2016, 01:54 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
That station's outside of the Bay Area coverage...

That station's outside of the Bay Area coverage area, so most users of this thread wouldn't know what's on 22.3. I suggest you post your question on the Monterey OTA thread. That covers the Salinas...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-09-2016, 02:02 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
That's exactly what I'm seeing here on all of my...

That's exactly what I'm seeing here on all of my TVs, including the Sony, and the converter box. I don't receive KFTY, so I can't help there.

Great news on the purchase of the new transmitter,...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-08-2016, 01:43 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
You didn't say where you were located. It could...

You didn't say where you were located. It could be that you're in an area where their signal is not really strong. KRCB has a great signal over some long distances, like southeast from Sonoma...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-06-2016, 02:34 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
A neighbor has a Sony XBR 4K TV and, yes, big is...

A neighbor has a Sony XBR 4K TV and, yes, big is nice... and it's beautiful! Finding 4K content though is like finding a needle in a haystack.

He doesn't have much of an antenna, just a cheap...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-06-2016, 02:22 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
I checked all three of my TVs plus the old...

I checked all three of my TVs plus the old digital to analog converter and I'm getting all 10 KTVJ sub-channels on all four receivers: Sony, Panasonic and Vizio TVs and Insignia converter box. Yes,...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-05-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 13,577
Views: 1,074,596
Posted By Larry Kenney
I think the quality of the video is about the...

I think the quality of the video is about the same with the 10 channels as it was with the 8. The quality varies a lot from channel to channel though, and I think that's more of a problem at the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 999

 
Forum Jump: