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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-27-2016, 04:53 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
You're very welcome... here are two more...

You're very welcome... here are two more announcing (and showing) the tower itself from 1968.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-27-2016, 03:19 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Just a little "Throwback Thursday" I found today...

Just a little "Throwback Thursday" I found today while doing some research. Here is the initial article announcing the first cable system in Cherokee County, SC. They put up a 500 foot antenna tower...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-21-2016, 06:06 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I've noticed the same on a lot of Charter...

I've noticed the same on a lot of Charter channels lately as well. I think they've made some changes and done more channel cramming recently. I've noticed the bitrates on many programs have dropped...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-08-2016, 12:08 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I watched some of the WJAX coverage yesterday...

I watched some of the WJAX coverage yesterday morning on their website. Another great app on the Roku is the Livestream app. Many stations use livestream for their breaking news broadcasts and...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-06-2016, 04:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
The adjacent channel issue is going to kill my...

The adjacent channel issue is going to kill my plan. As I said C-SPAN is on the next closest frequency, so it would get wiped out or infringed upon as well. And as others have pointed out the cost...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-06-2016, 10:43 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Ironically DirecTV is using WYFF as part of their...

Ironically DirecTV is using WYFF as part of their special weather channel devoted to live coverage of the event. But no coastal stations. Go figure
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-06-2016, 07:03 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
That's going to be some horrible looking HD once...

That's going to be some horrible looking HD once they squeeze in three feeds
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-05-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
Searching the TiVo forums yesterday I found many...

Searching the TiVo forums yesterday I found many instances where people have modulated various things (Apple TV, DirecTV receivers, etc) into their TiVo systems. So it can work- so long as the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-04-2016, 06:46 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
The box is always going to have more power but...

The box is always going to have more power but I've heard good things about the Fire stick. I'm going with Roku's now myself (used Apple TV previously) because the Charter app lets you stream to TV's...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-04-2016, 12:57 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
They do have a Roku channel app. Not sure about...

They do have a Roku channel app. Not sure about Amazon Fire. I have an LG TV and the app selection on it is very limited.
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-03-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
I might have confused you with some of what I...

I might have confused you with some of what I wrote above. Let me see if I can clarify it:

channel #1 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) that I want to...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-03-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
Yes, my TiVo has a functioning CableCard in it...

Yes, my TiVo has a functioning CableCard in it that works perfect for cable channels. Basically I'm trying to take the over the air versions of two local channels, and "replace" the cable company's...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-03-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
They do, but the Roamio models are Cable OR...

They do, but the Roamio models are Cable OR Antenna. They no longer support both simultaneously. In this case the two channels are carried on cable (in SD only), and have guide data available. If I...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-03-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
I did consider the modulator route. I guess I...

I did consider the modulator route. I guess I could hook up a splitter and feed lines to several of the Homeworx HD Tuner boxes with HDMI outputs (cheaper than the 7003's) and feed them into a...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-03-2016, 08:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 416
Posted By cpalmer2k
Reasonable ATSC-->QAM Transcoding Option?

Are there any reasonable options out there that can receive over the air ATSC signals and convert them to QAM, outputting them at a selected frequency and program #?...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-25-2016, 10:07 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I have a question for anyone in the Raleigh...

I have a question for anyone in the Raleigh market with DirecTV who get WFMY and WGHP as "Significantly Viewed" channels. It appears large portions (or all?) of Chatham and Orange counties get those...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-21-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 11,433
Views: 1,064,379
Posted By cpalmer2k
Just making sure the issue wasn't isolated to our...

Just making sure the issue wasn't isolated to our area like it was last time. I work with someone whose spouse is a charter tech in the area. I'm passing it on to them. Maybe that will give some...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-20-2016, 03:26 PM
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Views: 1,064,379
Posted By cpalmer2k
Can anyone with Charter confirm for me whether...

Can anyone with Charter confirm for me whether the ESPN Goal Line/Buzzer Beater HD channel (816) is actually in HD for you or not? I have TiVo, and since July when they switched it over to SDV all I...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-20-2016, 03:24 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I'm curious to see how far they take this into...

I'm curious to see how far they take this into Charter territory. Most of the Time Warner markets carried TWC News, TWC Sports, as well as some of their national channels like NY1.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-03-2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 10,644
Views: 683,351
Posted By cpalmer2k
The Gaffney zips still give both sets of...

The Gaffney zips still give both sets of channels, and actually by the time I checked it again last night 9.5 and 64.5 were in the channel list with their correct frequencies. This is a welcome...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-02-2016, 08:06 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
For those who have TiVo they have switched data...

For those who have TiVo they have switched data providers and the information for our area is now a mess. Check your lineups/channel lists and make sure nothing is wrong with yours. Now I have no...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-24-2016, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2,103
Views: 202,633
Posted By cpalmer2k
The Stellar Labs VHF antennas are very good....

The Stellar Labs VHF antennas are very good. Easily pulled in WLOS for me with no amplification while holding it up in my living room. Thats's 70+ miles away. They have an even longer version now...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-17-2016, 09:01 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
The Charlotte stations still have significant...

The Charlotte stations still have significant viewership in Cherokee County- depending on which area you are in. The western side of the county is almost exclusively Spartanburg viewers, but the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-13-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11,433
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Posted By cpalmer2k
4pm newcasts are a growing trend around the...

4pm newcasts are a growing trend around the country. It seems particularly common among NBC affiliates (all their O&O stations now have them). Every other surrounding market has at least one 4pm...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-08-2016, 08:36 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Definitely a bad luck streak for them here...

Definitely a bad luck streak for them here lately. Within the past month (or maybe two) storms have knocked them off the air twice before tonight too.
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