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Forum: Help With Reception 13-Feb-2019, 2:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, Waddo66. Thank you for the signal report. ...

Hello, Waddo66. Thank you for the signal report.

It doesn't look like an ideal location to me either, indoors and on the ground floor. But, the signals are fairly strong and in the same direction....
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Feb-2019, 8:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,519
Posted By rabbit73
Yes, that is exactly what is happening. Good...

Yes, that is exactly what is happening.

Good detective work.
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 9-Feb-2019, 8:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 886
Posted By rabbit73
It is possible that there is interference between...

It is possible that there is interference between the antennas; combining antennas aimed in different directions with a splitter in reverse doesn't always work. If you don't have all the channels...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Feb-2019, 8:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,519
Posted By rabbit73
You have two channels with a virtual 20.1 number,...

You have two channels with a virtual 20.1 number, KRMU and K36IH which is a translator for KRMU.

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=3262&d=1549570952
...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Feb-2019, 4:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By rabbit73
The only way you are going to improve your...

The only way you are going to improve your reception is to put up a tower so that your antenna will be above the trees on your property.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 5-Feb-2019, 4:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By rabbit73
Hello again, Dagwood. I agree with the...

Hello again, Dagwood.

I agree with the analysis by JoeAZ. You are surrounded by trees and behind a hill; a difficult location.



Years ago there were plenty of antenna installers; not so many...
Forum: Antennas 3-Feb-2019, 7:05 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 86,493
Posted By rabbit73
The attenuation loss is about the same for solid...

The attenuation loss is about the same for solid copper as it is for copper clad steel because the signals travel on the surface of the center conductor, which is called the "Skin Effect." The copper...
Forum: Antennas 3-Feb-2019, 3:17 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 86,493
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for your kind words; you are welcome. ...

Thank you for your kind words; you are welcome.

The signals in your report are very strong, but your report assumes your antenna will be outside and in the clear. However, since your antenna will...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Feb-2019, 3:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By rabbit73
Your report does indicate that the signals are...

Your report does indicate that the signals are strong enough to overload a preamp and tuner, but the report assumes that your antenna is outside and in the clear. However, your antenna is in the...
Forum: Help With Reception 31-Jan-2019, 4:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,509
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the update; good detective work!

Thanks for the update; good detective work!
Forum: Help With Reception 30-Jan-2019, 2:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By rabbit73
We are not able to give you specific advice about...

We are not able to give you specific advice about an ideal antenna setup until you give us more details about your location.
Forum: Help With Reception 29-Jan-2019, 7:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By rabbit73
WFLX Fox and WPBF ABC are very strong on your...

WFLX Fox and WPBF ABC are very strong on your report; you shouldn't have any trouble receiving them. Where is your C2MAX antenna located? Are there any trees in the signal path? Are you using a...
Forum: Help With Reception 29-Jan-2019, 3:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By rabbit73
TVFool is using a defective database with many...

TVFool is using a defective database with many errors to generate signal reports. This is your previous report:

https://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=3258&d=1548777480

This is...
Forum: Help With Reception 29-Jan-2019, 2:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By rabbit73
The repeater/translator would be for just one...

The repeater/translator would be for just one channel, not all channels from another city.

If you want all channels, it would need to be a CATV system with coax feed to all homes.

If it's just...
Forum: Help With Reception 29-Jan-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By rabbit73
Yes, but it would need an FCC license.

Yes, but it would need an FCC license.
Forum: Help With Reception 29-Jan-2019, 4:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 641
Posted By rabbit73
Hello again, t56281 This is your previous...

Hello again, t56281

This is your previous thread from 28-Jun-2017:
Reception help in FL
http://forum.tvfool.com/showthread.php?t=16300

The link to the report from that thread is broken...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Jan-2019, 9:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,509
Posted By rabbit73
http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmenti...

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=3254&stc=1&d=1548461308


Hello, squale2, welcome to the forum.

Please do another signal report. When I click on your link, it says your...
Forum: Help With Reception 23-Jan-2019, 3:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,605
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the report; glad it worked well for...

Thanks for the report; glad it worked well for you.
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 23-Jan-2019, 3:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 886
Posted By rabbit73
How did you combine them in the garage; what did...

How did you combine them in the garage; what did you use to do that?
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 7:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 886
Posted By rabbit73
An antenna for receiving TV signals should have...

An antenna for receiving TV signals should have horizontal polarization because TV signals have primarily horizontal polarization. Just because the PVC tubing is vertical, doesn't mean that the...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 6:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 886
Posted By rabbit73
That is true. Even if the detail was better, we...

That is true. Even if the detail was better, we still wouldn't
know what was inside.
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 2:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 886
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you. Yes, you can enlarge and crop it, but...

Thank you. Yes, you can enlarge and crop it, but you lose detail. You would need a zoom lens on your camera to get closer without needing a ladder so that there would be more pixels for better...
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Jan-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, kenmsw; welcome to the forum. Thank...

Hello, kenmsw; welcome to the forum.

Thank you for the signal report.

What antennas have you tried and where were they located?

What channels were you able to receive?

What channels are...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 21-Jan-2019, 4:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 886
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the interesting antenna photo. Can you...

Thanks for the interesting antenna photo. Can you zoom in closer?

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=3250&d=1548086404

I think Tower Guy is correct when he calls it a slot...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Jan-2019, 12:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 673
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the update. Good luck with your...

Thanks for the update.

Good luck with your project.
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