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Forum: HDTV Technical   04-19-2015, 04:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By rabbit73
Forum member Trip in VA would probably know the...

Forum member Trip in VA would probably know the answer.
http://www.avsforum.com/forum/members/73574-trip-in-va.html (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/members/73574-trip-in-va.html)
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-17-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for making the test. Looks like you found...

Thanks for making the test. Looks like you found the Diagnostics Screen and the Sony is doing as well as can be expected.
HA HA! Good one artur9.:)

But it is good enough for testing. Since your...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-17-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 1,459
Posted By rabbit73
Nicholas Goss: Your shielding tests are...

Nicholas Goss:

Your shielding tests are getting closer and closer to a Faraday Cage as you see improvement with your interference problem:

What is a Faraday Cage and do you need it?...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,725
Posted By rabbit73
This is your tvfool report for your estimated...

This is your tvfool report for your estimated location (http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3df1f0147309a88d)

You never did post your tvfool report AFAIK, so I hope my...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,725
Posted By rabbit73
OK, I think I got it. Chuck's diagram is correct,...

OK, I think I got it. Chuck's diagram is correct, if you can keep the power inserters in the places indicated. If you want a power inserter after the second jointenna and just before the TV instead,...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
holl_ands: How do you feel about Pete...

holl_ands:

How do you feel about Pete Putman's adjacent channel interference-from-FM theory?
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
I couldn't find a CNET review like that, but I...

I couldn't find a CNET review like that, but I did find an Amazon review:
http://www.amazon.com/review/RVJ0WKIMWY1PP

I think he is wrong.

Other people are also having trouble:
How to...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
AntAltMike: That shoots down Pete's sum and...

AntAltMike:

That shoots down Pete's sum and difference theory; how do you feel about his adjacent channel interference theory?
That would certainly do it.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
Yeah, I also thought the high noise level on...

Yeah, I also thought the high noise level on VHF-low was the problem. And I also thought that an antenna designed for CH 6 would help improve the SNR. But, after reading the Low Band DTV Blues...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
How does the Sony do with CH 2 and CH 6?

How does the Sony do with CH 2 and CH 6?
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-16-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
Maybe not thwarted. I have a Sony KDL22L5000,...

Maybe not thwarted. I have a Sony KDL22L5000, KDL32BX320, and a KDL32R400A that all have a Diagnostics Screen. It's pretty well hidden, and its location varies from model to model according to the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-15-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,725
Posted By rabbit73
Oh, OK. That might work using a splitter in...

Oh, OK. That might work using a splitter in reverse as a combiner.
Google search for join tenna schematic:
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-15-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,725
Posted By rabbit73
Why? What is the advantage of using two...

Why? What is the advantage of using two jointennas to insert the signal from the second antenna twice?
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-15-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
This diagram shows the difference between analog...

This diagram shows the difference between analog and digital signals as they become weaker:


http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/rabbit73_photos/AnalogVSDigital_1_zpsxhhl82bf.jpg


The...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-15-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
I agree. You must put the antenna in the location...

I agree. You must put the antenna in the location where the signal is. Not only does the signal need to be strong enough for the tuner to decode, it must be of high enough quality that the error...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-15-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,512
Posted By rabbit73
This is the philly thread: ...

This is the philly thread:

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/45-local-hdtv-info-reception/620626-philadelphia-pa-ota-131.html...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-13-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 124
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the interesting links. I learned about...

Thanks for the interesting links. I learned about the Gripple; what a neat device!
http://www.3starinc.com/manuals/ROHN_TELESCOPING_MASTS.pdf...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-10-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 120
Posted By rabbit73
Move Antenna to Hill?

http://i496.photobucket.com/albums/rr328/rabbit73_photos/Hills%202_1_zpshxlrdofi.jpg


Antenna on a hill
Hill 1:
http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3df1f08b1a3d1f6d...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-10-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 120
Posted By rabbit73
golf center roof 30 ft: ...

golf center roof 30 ft:
http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3df1f0d963138f08 (http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3df1f0d963138f08)

50 ft:...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-09-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 183
Posted By rabbit73
Antennacraft used to make a channel 2-6 antenna...

Antennacraft used to make a channel 2-6 antenna the Y5-2-6, but it is hard to find:

https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=y5-2-6+antennacraft...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-09-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 195
Posted By rabbit73
Both antennas have 300 ohm output terminals. You...

Both antennas have 300 ohm output terminals. You need a 4:1 balun matching transformer to covert the 300 ohms to 75 ohms for the coaxial cable. The transformer is usually supplied with the antenna,...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-09-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 195
Posted By rabbit73
http://www.solidsignal.com/pview.asp?p=hbu11 ...

http://www.solidsignal.com/pview.asp?p=hbu11

you will need a 4:1 balun matching transformer
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-09-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 909
Posted By rabbit73
I was posting at the same time you were. If he...

I was posting at the same time you were.
If he starts a new thread, I'll delete my post, or move it.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-09-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 909
Posted By rabbit73
I would say yes. Adjust for minimum signal...

I would say yes. Adjust for minimum signal strength or SNR when tuned to WFSB-DT real channel 33. You haven't posted your exact address tvfool report, so I had to guess. Here is a generic Harford...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-08-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 566
Posted By rabbit73
Glad I gave you a new idea; hope it helps.

Glad I gave you a new idea; hope it helps.
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