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Forum: HDTV Technical   07-28-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 193
Posted By ProjectSHO89
If the M4 won't pickup channel 10 and with your...

If the M4 won't pickup channel 10 and with your TVFool plot showing it has a NM of 50 dB, there's a really big piece of the puzzle missing somewhere.

Is KOLR affected by the recent WMC guide...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-27-2015, 03:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 178
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Doesn't matter since no North American...

Doesn't matter since no North American broadcasters use 1080p (although ATSC1.0 is supposed to support it).
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-24-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 13,208
Views: 1,079,459
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Except TheCoolTV didn't make any money... or at...

Except TheCoolTV didn't make any money... or at least didn't pay the stations for carrying the broadcasts.

Yeah, I can't stand watching anything on any of the diginets without DVRing it so the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-22-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 274
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Different tuners, different capabilities. ...

Different tuners, different capabilities.

Call Vizio and complain.
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-21-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 147
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Why don't you take it up with Monster directly? ...

Why don't you take it up with Monster directly? Most people here are smart enough not to waste money on their overpriced stuff.
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-20-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,733
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Sounds like a defective amp. The FM trap should...

Sounds like a defective amp. The FM trap should have near-zero effect on UHF reception.

It would help if you actually identified your "Yagi antenna".
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-13-2015, 03:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Any decent 2-port splitter will work, there's...

Any decent 2-port splitter will work, there's nothing unique about the old CM splitter or its WG equivalent.

Home Depot carries one by Ideal that will work just fine.
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-12-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 171
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Should read: it only has Bi-Directional, 0 dBd...

Should read: it only has Bi-Directional, 0 dBd Gain in Hi-VHF Band. That's about 2.2 dBi. According to the spec sheet, it actually varies a bit below and above 2.2 dBi, depending on frequency.
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-08-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 299
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Here's your terrain problem: ...

Here's your terrain problem:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=820018
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-07-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 208
Posted By ProjectSHO89
As long as you use a quality coupler and...

As long as you use a quality coupler and F-connectors that preclude water ingress, the shorter cable will be fine. If you use the 50' cable, you have only about a dB of additional signal loss, so it...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-06-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 319
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Why would you want to DOWNgrade to a Boost XT? ...

Why would you want to DOWNgrade to a Boost XT? Sounds like the amp isn't the problem, the trees might be.
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-05-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By ProjectSHO89
A network-based tuner like the HD Homerun would...

A network-based tuner like the HD Homerun would be an example.
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-28-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 333
Posted By ProjectSHO89
The Sky doesn't use an internal amplifier anymore...

The Sky doesn't use an internal amplifier anymore (only the very first ones had an internal amp/power inserter), it's now a passive antenna with the same crappy indoor amp that they sell with the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-28-2015, 05:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 333
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Mohu doesn't provide any specs for their antennas...

Mohu doesn't provide any specs for their antennas so that's usually a sign that they don't actually want them revealed. They seem to be selling the antennas based only on hype and that there isn't...
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-27-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 333
Posted By ProjectSHO89
If you have two Directv boxes, you have a...

If you have two Directv boxes, you have a multiswitch in the system. Usually, it's installed so the SWM power supply can connect right into it.

As far as reusing the dish mount, maybe or maybe...
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-26-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Did you verify that your Bell service does not...

Did you verify that your Bell service does not use frequencies that overlap OTA?
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-25-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By ProjectSHO89
1. It depends on the satellite service (which...

1. It depends on the satellite service (which you failed to identify) and what frequencies it uses over the coax. You will need to find that out. If the frequencies overlap with OTA, then you...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-19-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 3,301
Views: 380,148
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Tropo? Maybe, maybe not. Depends on where you...

Tropo? Maybe, maybe not. Depends on where you are.

WSWF-LD filed their license to cover two weeks ago for their channel 45 transmitter.

15 KW omnidirectional transmitting antenna, 360' tower...
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-13-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 377
Posted By ProjectSHO89
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attac...

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=774057&stc=1&d=1434222701

Was the cable buried underground rated for "Direct Burial"? You may be getting water into the coax....
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-13-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 377
Posted By ProjectSHO89
The CM-5020 is an ALL-channel antenna. See...

The CM-5020 is an ALL-channel antenna. See http://www.channelmaster.com/v/vspfiles/assets/images/50%20Series%20Product%20Sheet.pdf

Using retailer's webpages instead of the manufacturer's, when...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-05-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 10,224
Views: 1,040,391
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Install your balun (assuming it's good) directly...

Install your balun (assuming it's good) directly at the antenna and run a temporary coax directly to the TV set. That will bypass all the twin lead. Make sure the TV set is switched to "antenna"...
Forum: HDTV Technical   05-11-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Yes. If you'll notice that is Summit Source's...

Yes. If you'll notice that is Summit Source's ebay store. Get 'em while they last!
Forum: HDTV Technical   05-11-2015, 04:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Unless you can till find some Antennacraft units...

Unless you can till find some Antennacraft units in stock somewhere (try Summit Source), the Antennas Direct ClearStream 5 is the only game for an out of the box 7-13 antenna.

Otherwise, you're...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-10-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 12,888
Views: 1,050,170
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Yes. Of course not, see the DVR thread. ...

Yes.

Of course not, see the DVR thread. You can start for $40 plus your own USB storage device.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-10-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 12,340
Views: 1,298,277
Posted By ProjectSHO89
Glad to hear the C2V did so well for you. It's a...

Glad to hear the C2V did so well for you. It's a bit large for an indoor antenna, but will run circles around just about anything else once you figure out how to exploit its capabilities.

Most...
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