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Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-03-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 13,634
Views: 694,364
Posted By DrDon
Dial back the condescending posts or take it to...

Dial back the condescending posts or take it to PM, please. Discuss the topic and not each other.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-03-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 198
Posted By DrDon
Have a sizeable UPS on my rack to make sure...

Have a sizeable UPS on my rack to make sure nothing has to reboot during thunderstorms, which always cause some flickering. Cable box, HTPC, antenna pre-amp and my DirecTV boxes are all on that or...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-02-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 569,917
Posted By DrDon
FYI, this is not a TiVo thread, guys. Think I've...

FYI, this is not a TiVo thread, guys. Think I've said that, before. Keep the discussion to the CM, please.
Forum: HD Radio   05-01-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 287
Posted By DrDon
HD is back up on 910, though the analog delay...

HD is back up on 910, though the analog delay isn't in, yet, so it "jumps back" a few seconds when it locks in. I'm sure that'll be fixed soon.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-30-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 161
Posted By DrDon
Don't forget to ask the cable company for coax,...

Don't forget to ask the cable company for coax, first. I routinely pick up 50-100 feet for pennies a foot. Though that Amazon deal ain't half bad.
Forum: HD Radio   04-29-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By DrDon
Doubt it'll be us unless they're shelling out to...

Doubt it'll be us unless they're shelling out to lease the space. Can't speak for the other groups, but I think it would be one of the Cumulus properties due to their prior "connection." Radio One...
Forum: HD Radio   04-29-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By DrDon
I'm sure that's part of it. :D

I'm sure that's part of it. :D
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-28-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 24,781
Posted By DrDon
I'll take a stab at it and guess it's because...

I'll take a stab at it and guess it's because they plan to encrypt those and a set top antenna is cheaper than a DTA. Plus, with the antenna, the cableco isn't paying a retrans for that subscriber.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-26-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3,280
Views: 378,227
Posted By DrDon
I think you have some letters transposed. Eastern...

I think you have some letters transposed. Eastern Florida State.. EFS. Prior calls WBCC.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-26-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3,280
Views: 378,227
Posted By DrDon
I can't find a WESF. WEFS is actual 30....

I can't find a WESF.

WEFS is actual 30. PBS
WESH is actual 11. NBC
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-26-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 776
Views: 24,781
Posted By DrDon
"Chicago PD" star loses Ex-BF Sophia Bush...

"Chicago PD" star loses Ex-BF
Sophia Bush Speaks of Heartbreak as Ex-Boyfriend Is First American Confirmed Dead in Nepal Earthquake
By Lindsay Kimble, People Magazine04/25/2015 AT 06:35 PM EDT
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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   04-24-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2,048
Views: 66,773
Posted By DrDon
Posts containing profanity and racial slurs...

Posts containing profanity and racial slurs removed, as well as quoting and referring posts.

Remember, this is an all ages, races and religions board.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-23-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By DrDon
Threads merged and retitled.

Threads merged and retitled.
Forum: HDTV Programming   04-22-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 158
Posted By DrDon
Already have a thread going:...

Already have a thread going: http://www.avsforum.com/forum/34-hdtv-programming/1913177-happyish-sho.html
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-21-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 11,963
Views: 1,189,191
Posted By DrDon
Not to mention planes. I didn't NEED a yagi to...

Not to mention planes. I didn't NEED a yagi to pick up Cincinnati stations when I lived in Florence. I needed the narrow beam so the planes that landed over my house didn't mess up my reception :D
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-21-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11,963
Views: 1,189,191
Posted By DrDon
That's the problem with a meter that's calculated...

That's the problem with a meter that's calculated on error correction and not actual signal quality. If it's so bad it CAN'T use error correction, then the amount of error correction goes to zero and...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-20-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 11,963
Views: 1,189,191
Posted By DrDon
TiVo tech support vs actual local engineer? I'm...

TiVo tech support vs actual local engineer? I'm going with Gary every time.

Call it whatever you want, but IIRC, most of those "signal meters" simply display the reverse of the amount of error...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-20-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By DrDon
The point is probably to burn off ad contracts...

The point is probably to burn off ad contracts that were signed before the cancellation was announced. I'm guessing a number of those advertisers were sold an annual bulk on all of the O&Os. Might be...
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-17-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By DrDon
Please keep topic titles specific. See my edit.

Please keep topic titles specific. See my edit.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-15-2015, 03:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By DrDon
Please put a location in the title of ALL antenna...

Please put a location in the title of ALL antenna help threads. See my edit. As mentioned above, read the sticky. If you cannot post your TVFool link, PM me and I'll do it for you. Also check your...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   04-15-2015, 01:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 656
Posted By DrDon
Stop the bickering.

Stop the bickering.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-14-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 450
Posted By DrDon
Pulled into the NBC affiliate for my routine...

Pulled into the NBC affiliate for my routine Friday segment, two weeks ago, to find one of those big-ass, flatbed-transported dumpsters eating up the parking lot. Filled to overflowing with all kinds...
Forum: HD Radio   04-13-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By DrDon
Radio Disney to be syndicated on HD subchannels

http://www.radioink.com/article.asp?id=2916425&spid=24698
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-13-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 120
Posted By DrDon
Wrong section. See the sticky notes. Thanks.

Wrong section. See the sticky notes. Thanks.
Forum: HDTV Technical   04-10-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 450
Posted By DrDon
I remember when I sold broadcast video gear...

I remember when I sold broadcast video gear walking into stations using those pneumatic automated machines. Man, what a noisy mess. I had to bite my tongue at the antiquated gear in some of those...
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