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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-09-2016, 11:51 AM
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Where you're located, you definitely would NOT...

Where you're located, you definitely would NOT need an amp (unless you were sending the signal to multiple sets). Yeah, channel 20 is WUND in NE NC.

When you're home (and if you can), rotate the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-09-2016, 10:52 AM
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I'm no expert but that really does seem like too...

I'm no expert but that really does seem like too much of an antenna. I like my setup (antenna in the attic) because I was able to tweak it. Originally installed on a PVC pipe attached to a rafter,...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-09-2016, 07:46 AM
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Wow... that's a "big" antenna for being just 7...

Wow... that's a "big" antenna for being just 7 miles away! That could be a problem. Also, your new antenna can be located in the "right" (wrong) spot for sporadic WAVY reception (is it possible to...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-06-2016, 04:48 AM
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Posted By VARTV
I hear (through several interwebs forums) VZ is...

I hear (through several interwebs forums) VZ is cramming more channels per QAM like cable...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-04-2016, 04:35 AM
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Posted By VARTV
You're eyes probably weren't deceiving you. ...

You're eyes probably weren't deceiving you. Who's your video provider?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-25-2016, 03:47 PM
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Posted By VARTV
The Bolt does but the Bolt+ does not...

The Bolt does but the Bolt+ does not...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-25-2016, 03:17 PM
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Posted By VARTV
ANY outdoor antenna at your location should work....

ANY outdoor antenna at your location should work. It's my good guess a UHF only antenna should still get you 13/WVEC and 4/WSKY (UHF9). I have a ChannelMaster 4228 in my attic, 30 miles away from...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-25-2016, 08:36 AM
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Posted By VARTV
Honestly, from your location, you should be able...

Honestly, from your location, you should be able to pick up all the locals with a piece of wire. Have you tried any thing up to this point for OTA reception?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-19-2016, 11:12 AM
Replies: 9,236
Views: 1,233,354
Posted By VARTV
I have a shortcut on my desktop! And I'm not...

I have a shortcut on my desktop! And I'm not sure what browser you use, but I have browser set up to open three tabs; one of them being the web control center...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-16-2016, 06:22 AM
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Posted By VARTV
Yep!

Yep!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-15-2016, 11:11 AM
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Posted By VARTV
SiriusIR doesn't require an antenna...

SiriusIR doesn't require an antenna...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-14-2016, 03:24 PM
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Posted By VARTV
Are you getting it exclusively for the Yammy? We...

Are you getting it exclusively for the Yammy? We use SiriusXM Internet Radio with our 2000...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-26-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9,236
Views: 1,233,354
Posted By VARTV
Welp... I guess I'm not rushing to move to 3.70. ...

Welp... I guess I'm not rushing to move to 3.70. Thanks for your post.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-25-2016, 08:24 AM
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Posted By VARTV
I noticed this too. Unfortunately, I like to...

I noticed this too. Unfortunately, I like to have the stream continuously running but the receiver won't let you. After several hours, I notice that the stream audio drops to a very low quality......
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-16-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2,134
Views: 172,398
Posted By VARTV
After numerous previous attempts in the past, I...

After numerous previous attempts in the past, I learned that setting specific wireless channels on the modem/router and wireless access points "fixed" an issue I was having. On our iPad, when...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-15-2016, 06:06 AM
Replies: 2,134
Views: 172,398
Posted By VARTV
VZ usually goes over advertised speeds but wasn't...

VZ usually goes over advertised speeds but wasn't expecting 188...

http://www.speedtest.net/result/5554116883.png

http://www.dslreports.com/speedtest/4718788.png
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-19-2016, 10:18 AM
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Posted By VARTV
Hampton Roads fios and OTA threads are quiet...

Hampton Roads fios and OTA threads are quiet too...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-30-2016, 12:38 PM
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Posted By VARTV
I didn't know that... Thanks. I wanted to...

I didn't know that... Thanks. I wanted to replace our HT setup later this year...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-29-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8,680
Views: 497,711
Posted By VARTV
Is the 3060 going to ready for 4K stuff?

Is the 3060 going to ready for 4K stuff?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-29-2016, 05:49 AM
Replies: 6,278
Views: 578,870
Posted By VARTV
A preamp WILL make a noticeable difference......

A preamp WILL make a noticeable difference... good advance. When I take mine out of the chain, my numbers drop off a lot.

Checking all connections is also good advice. I had a DTV receiver in...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-26-2016, 12:18 PM
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Views: 790,591
Posted By VARTV
Are you talking about ION in general or the...

Are you talking about ION in general or the subchannels of WRIC?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-17-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6,757
Views: 487,742
Posted By VARTV
Is this antenna attached to a pole in your attic?...

Is this antenna attached to a pole in your attic? If not, moving it around just a few inches can make a huge difference. I remember when I had my antenna first installed on a pole in my attic I...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-16-2016, 05:39 AM
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Views: 487,742
Posted By VARTV
Still having trouble?

Still having trouble?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-16-2016, 04:09 PM
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Views: 1,610,761
Posted By VARTV
Time to reboot the computer...

Time to reboot the computer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-31-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9,236
Views: 1,233,354
Posted By VARTV
We use SiriusXM IR for background music here at...

We use SiriusXM IR for background music here at home (we both work from home). We've stopped using it on the Yammy because it "times out" on us. Now we listen thru our Roku player. Plus it has way...
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