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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   03-08-2014, 09:32 AM
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Views: 50,869
Posted By NeedWheels
Does anyone know where to get replacement ccfl...

Does anyone know where to get replacement ccfl lamps for these without spending $30 each at partstore.com ?

They use RLMPLA029WJN aka RLMPLA029WJN1

Seems silly to throw it away for just a bad...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-20-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
I gave up trying to get WNBW via the ANT751 and...

I gave up trying to get WNBW via the ANT751 and went back to my rigged 300ohm splitter-combiner with an external FM wire.

For the first time in years I finally have all twelve Gainesville...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-20-2013, 03:24 AM
Replies: 4,830
Views: 1,144,292
Posted By NeedWheels
I currently have a cheap 2-bay coathanger...

I currently have a cheap 2-bay coathanger whiskers I threw together out of laziness and lack of extra parts on hand to build more bays.

I am tired of turning it to get a more distant channel.
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-20-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Well the ANT751 is impressive. Even indoors just...

Well the ANT751 is impressive. Even indoors just sitting on top of a closet door it picks up every signal without an amp except that darn WNBW

I even get WRUF which I think is very low power. Fox...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-17-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by ProjectSHO89 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/505862/gainesville-fl-hdtv/3480#post_23846864)

WNBW's flea-powered transmitter...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-17-2013, 09:53 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Hmm, well silly me figured since all broadcast...

Hmm, well silly me figured since all broadcast antennas never move position and there are only 10 local stations, there has to be an optimal middle point for a fixed position for all of gainesville....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-17-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Does anyone know the optimal antenna direction...

Does anyone know the optimal antenna direction in Gainesville (city) to get the most channels?
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-13-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 50,869
Posted By NeedWheels
I just fished one of these (B32) out of the...

I just fished one of these (B32) out of the dumpster behind our apartments.

Works great but there is a faint red band across the lower 20% of the screen.

I thought LCD cannot have burn in -...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-22-2011, 01:38 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Is all of WUFT off the air again tonight? Argh.

Is all of WUFT off the air again tonight? Argh.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-08-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
What's with 28.2 still showing 16:9 content in...

What's with 28.2 still showing 16:9 content in 4:3, shape locked, ugh.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-16-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Did all of WUFT's channels and WRUF also just...

Did all of WUFT's channels and WRUF also just disappear?

Signal is there, nothing is being broadcast?

ah nevermind, it's back a few minutes later
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-05-2011, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Ha, you beat me to it. No picture shaping...

Ha, you beat me to it.

No picture shaping on 9.2 though.

Guess it doesn't matter since it's all going to be 4:3 anyway.

New lineup URL https://docs.google.com/gview?embedd...l/grids/me.pdf...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   04-24-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
For those that need the region unlock code to...

For those that need the region unlock code to work again, this is the previous firmware (official site download link)

http://insigniaproducts.com/cms/soft...053_104_31.iso...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-23-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Quote:Originally Posted by guitarfish1...

Quote:Originally Posted by guitarfish1 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20317665)

Any date when 9.2(METV) goes on the air?


Their schedule...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-12-2011, 12:27 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Channel 9.2 coming soon: ...

Channel 9.2 coming soon:

http://www.mygtn.tv/Global/story.asp...type=printable (http://www.mygtn.tv/Global/story.asp?S=14299595&clienttype=printable)

re-runs of re-runs but at least it's...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-28-2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Is WLUF bouncing all over the place today for...

Is WLUF bouncing all over the place today for anyone else or is it just me?

All my other channels are fine. Maybe their broadcast antenna is shaking for some reason?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-25-2010, 12:28 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Hey is this any good? ANT751 antenna for...

Hey is this any good?

ANT751 antenna for $20 + $6 ship
half the price of amazon

http://feed.thingfling.com/~r/Thingf...3/8bw5y5o-Cx0/...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-21-2010, 05:40 AM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
Hey I just noticed something, my netflix menu is...

Hey I just noticed something, my netflix menu is missing "Anime & Animation"

If you look under netflix's browse selection, you clearly see it under "watch instantly":
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-13-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 3,331
Views: 1,464,939
Posted By NeedWheels
Wow they are making the cm-7000 with a PVR now? ...

Wow they are making the cm-7000 with a PVR now?

I should sell the one I never opened on ebay and get the PVR.

Is it the same quality tuner with svideo output as the standalone tuner?

The...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-24-2010, 04:38 AM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
I know I said it before but holy cow the drive...

I know I said it before but holy cow the drive on this thing is noisy.

My unit must be especially bad because I don't see others complaining that much.

Either that or you must have it across...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-17-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
Has anyone tried popping off whatever cover is...

Has anyone tried popping off whatever cover is over the IR receiver in the BRDVD3? Maybe the cover is somehow filtering the signal because of some poor design?

Oh wait, it's that weird...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-17-2010, 03:32 AM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
Ah update on the remote using it at a 180, I...

Ah update on the remote using it at a 180, I just realized I have a mirror on that wall which is probably why that works so well http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/biggrin.gif

Still,...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-17-2010, 12:42 AM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
Quote:Originally Posted by ChazzMatt...

Quote:Originally Posted by ChazzMatt http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18914827)

You downloaded and applied all the firmware updates?


Yup!
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-16-2010, 03:55 AM
Replies: 3,490
Views: 322,133
Posted By NeedWheels
Hey I just did a re-scan update and got 10-1...

Hey I just did a re-scan update and got 10-1 WLUF !!!

That's the low power station right? With the educational stuff I like.

They must have increased their transmit power, I have not changed...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2010, 12:50 AM
Replies: 1,007
Views: 220,319
Posted By NeedWheels
Quote:Originally Posted by Westly-C...

Quote:Originally Posted by Westly-C http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/18912717)

Hey, don't leave us on a cliffhanger!...
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