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Forum: Help With Reception 19-Jan-2011, 2:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,449
Posted By youngclarkh
Are your referring me to Tinlee because the...

Are your referring me to Tinlee because the Jointenna seldom works?

Tinlee sounds like a great solution. Thanks for that info.
Forum: Help With Reception 17-Jan-2011, 12:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,449
Posted By youngclarkh
Jointenna channel 16

I am getting all but one of the channels I need off of a single tower at 356 degrees magnetic. The channels I get are:
19 (MNT)
23 (NBC)
25 (FOX)
30 (PBS)
32 (CBS)

I am unable to get channel...
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Jan-2011, 1:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
Isn't it true that all U.S. TV transmitters are...

Isn't it true that all U.S. TV transmitters are in the frequency range of VHF channel 7 or higher, which is far above the FM broadcast band?

In addition, all the channels I am getting are in...
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Jan-2011, 1:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
Something exciting just happened. I went to...

Something exciting just happened.

I went to Best Buy and bought a Clearstream 2. I pointed it at 7 degrees true and rescanned. Now I am getting many of the UHF channels coming off of Mt Bigelow.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Jan-2011, 9:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
I have been unable to find the 91XG or the 7210P...

I have been unable to find the 91XG or the 7210P anywhere in Tucson. I am reluctant to buy them over the internet because I can't easily return them if the test fails.

Is there no way to pull in...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Jan-2011, 8:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
First) Are you suggesting a 91XG directed at the...

First) Are you suggesting a 91XG directed at the translators? If so, how would that get me 25 (FOX) since it doesn't transmit from there?

Second) The 91XG is not supposed to get VHF in a range...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Jan-2011, 6:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
Thanks you John Candle for all the feedback. You...

Thanks you John Candle for all the feedback. You saved me from running off and buying an omnidirectional antenna.

The exact location of my receiver is 32.284721 -110.734161

I have now attempted...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Jan-2011, 12:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
Good suggestions. I think I will try hitting the...

Good suggestions. I think I will try hitting the repeaters. It looks like it may be possible to get all the channels I am interested in, except for FOX.

An omnidirectional antenna should get the...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Jan-2011, 7:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
You are correct. The analog was awful awful. I...

You are correct. The analog was awful awful. I have had to use Dish or Directtv over the years. But I really want to not rely on them anymore. I hope this works. Your advise means a lot to me!

I...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Jan-2011, 6:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
The 91xg sounds like it is for deep fringe areas...

The 91xg sounds like it is for deep fringe areas requiring great distance. Why would it be appropriate for a tower only 9 miles away?
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Jan-2011, 4:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
I am not using an amplifier so I suspect the...

I am not using an amplifier so I suspect the multi path due to rugged terrain is more likely the issue. The antenna I am using seems like it has directivity. What specific antenna do you suggest?
...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Jan-2011, 1:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,888
Posted By youngclarkh
I'm swallowing my pride

I thought I could figure this out on my own but it turns out I need help. So here goes....

I live in Tucson, Arizona at the base of a mountain. Here is my map:
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