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Forum: Help With Reception 17-Jan-2021, 3:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,590
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, RealGomer; welcome to the forum. We...

Hello, RealGomer; welcome to the forum.

We don't have enough information to give you a good answer. Please post the link to a signal report from rabbitears.info. We previously used signal reports...
Forum: Help With Reception 14-Jan-2021, 9:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,031
Posted By rabbit73
Channel Master 7777V3 or Antennas Direct Juice.

Channel Master 7777V3 or Antennas Direct Juice.
Forum: Help With Reception 14-Jan-2021, 8:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,031
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, erie; welcome to the forum. Thank you...

Hello, erie; welcome to the forum.

Thank you for the reports. You live in a poor location for OTA reception. Reception is not impossible, but it will be difficult.

The TVFool reports are no...
Forum: Help With Reception 20-Dec-2020, 8:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,585
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for the two signal signal reports. You...

Thank you for the two signal signal reports. You are much further east than I thought you were, so your signals are quite weak. The signal margin of -11.26 dB for WSB in the RabbitEars report is...
Forum: Help With Reception 20-Dec-2020, 3:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 15,585
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, Kevin. Before we can even begin to...

Hello, Kevin.

Before we can even begin to help you, we would need to see a signal report for your location. East of Atlanta isn't much help and your original TVFool signal reports are no longer on...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Dec-2020, 5:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,279
Posted By rabbit73
You could remove the longer VHF-Low elements, but...

You could remove the longer VHF-Low elements, but the antenna might not perform as well as an antenna designed for VHF-High because you are altering the original design of the antenna.

A suitable...
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Dec-2020, 2:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 686
Posted By rabbit73
If you don't like the converter box guides, the...

If you don't like the converter box guides, the only other alternative that I can think of is an online guide like titantv.com.
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Dec-2020, 2:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for the new coordinates. That location...

Thank you for the new coordinates. That location is a little further North and on higher ground; 1007 ft instead of 974 ft ground elevation. This is the signal report:...
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Dec-2020, 7:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Very interesting This is what is going on: ...

Very interesting

This is what is going on:
1. The signal report is only a computer simulation that is often wrong with 2Edge signals
2. Seasonal Tropospheric Propagation in the Fall can enhance...
Forum: Help With Reception 5-Dec-2020, 3:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Here is a report for 100 mi and 50 ft: ...

Here is a report for 100 mi and 50 ft:
https://www.rabbitears.info/searchmap.php?request=result&study_id=183261

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=4003&d=1607180779
...
Forum: Help With Reception 5-Dec-2020, 12:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Good question. It looks difficult, but not...

Good question. It looks difficult, but not impossible and they have an application in for a power increase. I also see KYTV and KRBK....
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Dec-2020, 7:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for the new reports. This is your...

Thank you for the new reports.

This is your report for 30 ft:
http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d90380b32be2982
...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Dec-2020, 3:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
I will study your reports and come back tomorrow....

I will study your reports and come back tomorrow. I need some sleep.

Your friend can put up a 150 ft tower?
Forum: Help With Reception 1-Dec-2020, 8:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Sometimes it's slow if their server is busy. Here...

Sometimes it's slow if their server is busy. Here is a video of me doing a report for the same Zip code location. You can enter the Lat and Long in the same box separated by a comma, or enter each in...
Forum: Help With Reception 1-Dec-2020, 2:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,779
Posted By rabbit73
Hello, mdoverstreet The Interactive Browser...

Hello, mdoverstreet

The Interactive Browser doesn't work anymore. Use this link to enter the info:
https://www.tvfool.com/index.php?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29

The TVFool reports aren't as...
Forum: Help With Reception 28-Nov-2020, 2:26 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
The Airspy R2 can scan 8 MHz with the SDR#...

The Airspy R2 can scan 8 MHz with the SDR# software, similar to what the RSP1A does with the SDRuno software. It is important to set the gain at the correct level to obtain the proper presentation of...
Forum: Help With Reception 27-Nov-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
That is correct. The last three images were: 1....

That is correct. The last three images were:
1. RTL-SDR.COM V3 dongle with free open-source Scanner software from GitHub
2. SDRplay RSP1A SDR with SDRuno software
3. Airspy R2 SDR with Spectrum...
Forum: Help With Reception 27-Nov-2020, 8:26 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
Yes, it does; that is why you can only use every...

Yes, it does; that is why you can only use every other channel when adding a channel. But, all I have to do is tune my SLM or SDR to the video carrier frequency of the channel transmitted by the...
Forum: Help With Reception 27-Nov-2020, 6:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmenti...

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=3972&d=1606501894

My use is very simple. I don't have a UHF signal generator, so I use the NTSC video carrier of the modulator as a constant...
Forum: Help With Reception 26-Nov-2020, 3:45 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for your comments. My wife...

Thank you for your comments.

My wife supported my experiments, so I was able to collect the equipment I needed to solve reception problems.

Yes, the signals were quite constant, except when a...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Nov-2020, 7:07 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
That is true because the wavefront is...

That is true because the wavefront is non-uniform. I have seen a difference in the scan of a channel when moving the antenna a foot horizontally.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Nov-2020, 5:25 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
It would be necessary to compare then two systems...

It would be necessary to compare then two systems at the same instant because OTA signals constantly vary in strength. I have seen OTA signals vary as much as 10 dB in 30 minutes.

I have more...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Nov-2020, 3:02 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
That is true. Here are Trip's instructions for...

That is true. Here are Trip's instructions for setup:
Joining the Live Bandscan
https://www.rabbitears.info/static.php?name=join_live_bandscan

It is possible to modify the graph for clarity:
...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Nov-2020, 1:56 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
I wonder if the Bandscan approach would be...

I wonder if the Bandscan approach would be suitable for any of your needs.
https://rabbitears.info/tvdx/all_tuners
Map takes a while to load.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 24-Nov-2020, 8:30 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,732
Posted By rabbit73
The only software that I know of that will...

The only software that I know of that will produce CSV output is for the RF Explorer SA and the V1.1 RSP Spectrum Analyser for the SDRplay RSP1A:
...
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