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Forum: HDTV Technical   07-30-2008, 10:33 AM
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Posted By johnied
Nope, not you. The guy who whined about digital...

Nope, not you. The guy who whined about digital tv being worthless and wouldnt even give his zip for folks to help him. :P


John
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-30-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 16,270
Views: 2,810,650
Posted By johnied
Oh goodness. Forum Trolls, you even see one here...

Oh goodness. Forum Trolls, you even see one here now and again.
The Good thing about it is, they are easy to spot.


As for digital television being worthless, what bs that is.. I live twenty...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-24-2008, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4,828
Views: 1,118,929
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by DTV Student...

Quote:Originally Posted by DTV Student http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14360059)

mclapp, 300ohm, whitis, fbov and all the other regulars...
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-24-2008, 12:34 PM
Replies: 3,318
Views: 1,449,986
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity...

Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14360250)

Sorry johnied. But we went out to the land, and my friend...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-24-2008, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3,318
Views: 1,449,986
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity...

Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14354299)

Been out of town. I was instructed that no antennas were to...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-21-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,976
Posted By johnied
Hmm reading your post brought to mind an article...

Hmm reading your post brought to mind an article i read back in late nineties about medical telemetry devices and ATSC interference. If I recall they were supposed to
pick a vacan channel for the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-19-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3,318
Views: 1,449,986
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity...

Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14325142)

Thats a great link kumo. Great info, I especially liked the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-19-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,748
Posted By johnied
Everything should be good on the drop dead date,...

Everything should be good on the drop dead date, only exceptioni being
the stations that flash cut their digital signal to their current analog
channel... Not too many of them .. be interestingn...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-17-2008, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4,828
Views: 1,118,929
Posted By johnied
Yes, as for the transmission line between the...

Yes, as for the transmission line between the elements its nothing more than that , and the twist is need because there is about a half wavelength between the top element and the one below.and you...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-16-2008, 05:57 PM
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Views: 1,118,929
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity...

Quote:Originally Posted by EscapeVelocity http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14306384)

One more question, what is this business about twisting the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-14-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,626
Posted By johnied
Well, the cable companies are required to give...

Well, the cable companies are required to give an analog signal until 2012,
though they could give you the analog signal with a box that converts the
digital signal to analog, thus meeting the...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-14-2008, 05:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 604
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by EvansLight...

Quote:Originally Posted by EvansLight http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14289501)

Hmm the guide and info button at the same time just brings up...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-14-2008, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 604
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by EvansLight...

Quote:Originally Posted by EvansLight http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14289137)

I just got my first HDTV last week, and have been waiting on a...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-13-2008, 06:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by tamahome02000...

Quote:Originally Posted by tamahome02000 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14279406)

Is sdv annoyingly slow when you switch channels? When I use...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-13-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 58,510
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by n4yqt...

Quote:Originally Posted by n4yqt http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14281562)

What polarity type do TV stations transmit - Circular or Horizontal?...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-07-2008, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,918
Posted By johnied
ARRL Antenna Book is great for beginning antenna...

ARRL Antenna Book is great for beginning antenna theory and the physics.


John.
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-07-2008, 01:08 AM
Replies: 16,270
Views: 2,810,650
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by 300ohm...

Quote:Originally Posted by 300ohm http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14233235)

Yep, and dont forget that there originally was a VHF channel 1.

...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   07-01-2008, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6,753
Views: 973,305
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by Jay163...

Quote:Originally Posted by Jay163 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14200261)

I ordered 1 on Sunday from this company. I received an email...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-01-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,422
Posted By johnied
Hey folks whats the best F connector these days?...

Hey folks whats the best F connector these days?

PPC, Digicon, etc.. Im thinking of buying a bag
and a compression tool so i can make my own
quality cables. Thanks in advance.


John
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Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   07-01-2008, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,570
Posted By johnied
Its ok if its old news good to bring the item...

Its ok if its old news good to bring the item back to the top of the list so folks see browsing the threads.
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-01-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4,828
Views: 1,118,929
Posted By johnied
Hmmm the closed bowtie could be made out of...

Hmmm the closed bowtie could be made out of sheet metal even. probably needds to be a bit shorter if its closed end though.. shorter or narrower from top whisker end to bottom whisker end. hmmm the...
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   06-30-2008, 03:48 PM
Replies: 6,753
Views: 973,305
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by dagger666...

Quote:Originally Posted by dagger666 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14193181)

well yellow page search came up empty so i guess this is bull....
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   06-30-2008, 08:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,682
Posted By johnied
In the end this another case of the Bush...

In the end this another case of the Bush admnistrations worry about the
"appearance" of spending more money... Boy they have done a darn good
job of management so far. :P


John
Forum: Coupon Eligible Converter Box (CECB)   06-29-2008, 09:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,682
Posted By johnied
Quote:Originally Posted by rec630...

Quote:Originally Posted by rec630 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14185601)

I didn't see this previously posted:
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   06-28-2008, 02:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 11,062
Posted By johnied
Sure I agree.. but having a portable tv with...

Sure I agree.. but having a portable tv with batteries in an emergency is not a
bad idea in addition to a proper radio.





In other words Radio a must have.
A Television a nice to have.
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