AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 999
Search took 1.15 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Trip in VA
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-06-2016, 05:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 306
Posted By Trip in VA
First thing I'd note is that WGBY is 50 feet...

First thing I'd note is that WGBY is 50 feet lower in height than WGGB, and I know the terrain in that area is difficult. I had trouble there while traveling through because I stopped somewhere...
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-06-2016, 04:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 306
Posted By Trip in VA
Clarifying three missing elements here: CW...

Clarifying three missing elements here:

CW is on WWLP 22-2.
FOX is on WGGB 40-2.
CBS is on WSHM-LD.

- Trip
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-05-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
I will point out that MundoMax went out of...

I will point out that MundoMax went out of business on November 30 and it was cutting its affiliations in the months leading up to it. KFWD would have dropped MundoMax regardless of whether or not...
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-05-2016, 01:08 PM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
Stage 4 begins 12/13. If we go past stage...

Stage 4 begins 12/13.

If we go past stage 4, then the subsequent stages should be faster.

- Trip
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-01-2016, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
If it doesn't close? Probably sooner than that. ...

If it doesn't close? Probably sooner than that.

- Trip
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-01-2016, 01:39 PM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
Stage 3 reverse ended at $40.3 billion. ...

Stage 3 reverse ended at $40.3 billion.



- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-30-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 18,517
Views: 1,689,562
Posted By Trip in VA
WPIX has a valid permit for 1WTC but I haven't...

WPIX has a valid permit for 1WTC but I haven't heard them coming to an agreement to actually move there yet. Doesn't mean they will or they won't, of course.

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-28-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2,980
Views: 316,180
Posted By Trip in VA
Yep. It's called "a guess." ;) -...

Yep. It's called "a guess." ;)

- Trip
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-28-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
One more thing. ...

One more thing.

https://auctiondata.fcc.gov/public/projects/1000/reports/reverse_announcements

The current reverse stage will end 12/1; looks like up to five rounds will be stuffed into 12/1 to...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-28-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
This might be of interest. ...

This might be of interest.

http://www.freepress.net/sites/default/files/resources/public_tv_and_the_fcc_spectrum_auction_final_10-20-16.pdf

Take it with a grain of salt though; I suspect there...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-22-2016, 01:04 PM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
With TSReader data, I might be able to tell...

With TSReader data, I might be able to tell what's wrong. Otherwise, it's all speculation.

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-22-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 11,709
Views: 1,083,264
Posted By Trip in VA
When were LPTV stations ever professional? -...

When were LPTV stations ever professional?

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-21-2016, 08:48 AM
Replies: 10,648
Views: 683,527
Posted By Trip in VA
I wasn't trying to pick an argument. I was...

I wasn't trying to pick an argument. I was pointing it out for the benefit of people here who may not know. Though you and I (and Bob, and Tom, and a few others) are engineers, not all here are. ...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-21-2016, 06:02 AM
Replies: 10,648
Views: 683,527
Posted By Trip in VA
A few notes, if I may. I've actually...

A few notes, if I may.



I've actually never heard this term before, though my experience was largely on the LPTV side where such moves don't carry quite the negative connotation that term gives...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-18-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
They still have to go through the permit process,...

They still have to go through the permit process, and I don't know about taxes, but if they're in the public right of way, then presumably they're paying something to the local government.

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-17-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
I don't know who owns the pole, but yes, there...

I don't know who owns the pole, but yes, there are supposed to be a lot of them. Small cells are the future of cell phone networks in urban and suburban areas. When people say things like "the cell...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-17-2016, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
Ah! You found some of the elusive Sprint small...

Ah! You found some of the elusive Sprint small cells! I'm a Sprint customer desperately awaiting them in my neck of the woods.

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-17-2016, 02:30 AM
Replies: 10,648
Views: 683,527
Posted By Trip in VA
I do not expect Fox to add a 46-5; markets where...

I do not expect Fox to add a 46-5; markets where Fox had only one station and was already occupied up to xx-4 were not included in the announcement. So I expect either Light TV goes to WMYT, or...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-15-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
Hard to say based on appearance. DAS can be...

Hard to say based on appearance. DAS can be owned by a third party and there are DAS setups near me that have all four carriers on them. Meanwhile, at least Verizon and Sprint are working on small...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-14-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
They're almost certainly small cells (or DAS) for...

They're almost certainly small cells (or DAS) for one or more cell phone companies. Can you get a few pictures, both of the antennas and the boxes (and, in particular, any labels on the boxes)? I...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-07-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
Nah, I don't do that. I just know people. :) ...

Nah, I don't do that. I just know people. :)

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-04-2016, 04:55 AM
Replies: 11,709
Views: 1,083,264
Posted By Trip in VA
If by some chance the Verizon tower does impact...

If by some chance the Verizon tower does impact your reception, LTE filters are available and should help.

- Trip
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-04-2016, 04:53 AM
Replies: 7,715
Views: 474,940
Posted By Trip in VA
I can send a note. I'm now supposed to be on the...

I can send a note. I'm now supposed to be on the list to get monthly programming updates for the DTV America stations, and can reach out to my contacts there directly now. The PSIP is completely...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-03-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
One of the hard requirements of the model...

One of the hard requirements of the model included in the transition public notice is that no more than two rescans are required in any DMA as a result of channel changes. This is designed...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-03-2016, 07:17 AM
Replies: 2,992
Views: 269,465
Posted By Trip in VA
The 39 months is based on a Congressional...

The 39 months is based on a Congressional deadline. The FCC has only 36 months during which it can pay for stations to relocate, which it has been decided can begin after the 3 months to file for...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 999

 
Forum Jump: