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Forum: Help With Reception 6-Mar-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Thanks for the update with the good news. Glad to...

Thanks for the update with the good news. Glad to be able to help.

I was wondering, as usual, how it would work out.
Forum: Help With Reception 23-Nov-2014, 2:55 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you. 10 ft, thinking that it could be...

Thank you.
10 ft, thinking that it could be supported by the railing at the NW corner of the deck, but only after you make a test to see if that would really work.

The 10 ft mast is needed there...
Forum: Help With Reception 23-Nov-2014, 1:16 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Higher than what? If you mean higher than the...

Higher than what? If you mean higher than the roof itself, it would be something like the attachment. If you mean higher than its present location on the garage roof, then the C2V on the garage roof...
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Nov-2014, 5:25 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Probably not, because they would be using the...

Probably not, because they would be using the same green lines as the eave mount, but just a little lower down on the rear of your house. Testing would tell you right away.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Nov-2014, 3:57 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
16 gauge is thicker metal than 18 gauge; greater...

16 gauge is thicker metal than 18 gauge; greater strength and less flexible. I could have read the specs wrong.

This antenna on the Winegard mount looks to be about the same size as the 7694.
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Nov-2014, 3:32 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
The Winegard antenna and mount would work, and...

The Winegard antenna and mount would work, and they have good reviews.

My only reservation is that the mount is only 18 gauge, not 16 gauge, but Winegard is a good brand.

The mount would not be...
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Nov-2014, 3:27 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Your wife is probably concerned about the...

Your wife is probably concerned about the appearance of the house from the street, because that is when a visitor gets the first impression of your home.

To me, all antennas are beautiful, but I...
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Nov-2014, 2:30 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
HUH? WHAT? Do you mean mast instead of...

HUH? WHAT?

Do you mean mast instead of mount?:confused:

Neither do I.

That third attachment is a tripod with a mast inserted. You wanted to know what a tripod with a mast inserted would...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Nov-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
The eave mount is not sturdy enough for a 10 ft...

The eave mount is not sturdy enough for a 10 ft mast; 5 ft max for eave mount.

So, if the price is right, why not two, because I have another idea for you to try.

version in attachment 3 would...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Nov-2014, 9:31 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
eave mount at rear: ...

eave mount at rear:
http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3dd243b50c430506


tripod mount on garage roof:...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Nov-2014, 3:32 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
You have a very smart wife. She is looking out...

You have a very smart wife. She is looking out for your interests as well as her's. Treasure her.

For a happy marriage, it is important to consider the WAF, Wife Acceptance Factor.

The eave...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Nov-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
I agree, your 91XG is going OK. "if it ain't...

I agree, your 91XG is going OK.

"if it ain't broke don't fix it"

That's not far enough back.
If I were there, that's what I would do. You would see me out there with your C2V on a 10 ft mast...
Forum: Help With Reception 20-Nov-2014, 7:13 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Which attic, the one above the garage or the one...

Which attic, the one above the garage or the one above the 2nd floor?
Forum: Help With Reception 20-Nov-2014, 1:56 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Earlier in the thread we were thinking about...

Earlier in the thread we were thinking about moving the 91XG to a better location, because Fox is your weakest signal that needs a high gain antenna and an amp.

But, since it is doing well at its...
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Nov-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
That looks like the right one that was in the...

That looks like the right one that was in the data sheet I posted, and it got good reviews. It's hard to tell what it looks like when it is still in the box!...
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Nov-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Good, that will make it easier for the...

Good, that will make it easier for the electrician.

That just means that the surge protector power strip was connected to a 3-wire outlet that is working like it should.
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Nov-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
It's only one grounding block, but it will accept...

It's only one grounding block, but it will accept two coax lines. There are also grounding blocks that only accept one coax line, that would be called a single. If your two coax lines enter the house...
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Nov-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Which side of your house is the power meter on? ...

Which side of your house is the power meter on?

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=869&stc=1&d=1416355861

Where do the coax lines from your antennas enter the house?
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Nov-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Now, back to your grounding questions: I...

Now, back to your grounding questions:

I think it is safe to assurme that the antenna masts are not grounded, unless the dish guys grounded the satellite mounts. You would know if the coax shield...
Forum: Help With Reception 18-Nov-2014, 4:29 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for answering my PMs and for...

Thank you for answering my PMs and for understanding my situation here in VA.

I think I haven't been getting enough sleep.

Excellent photos! They give me a much better idea of your antenna...
Forum: Help With Reception 17-Nov-2014, 7:13 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
OK, I will wait until later. That will give me...

OK, I will wait until later. That will give me time to help my wife.

I have been neglecting her to help you.
Forum: Help With Reception 17-Nov-2014, 6:50 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
I am not able to answer your quick questions. You...

I am not able to answer your quick questions. You have not given me enough information to give you good answers.

I don't live near you, so I can't drive over to your house. I can only go by what...
Forum: Help With Reception 17-Nov-2014, 5:47 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
When you gave me the coordinates for your house,...

When you gave me the coordinates for your house, I assumed the teardrop indicator was not only was showing me the right house, but also the location of your antennas. It seems that my assumption was...
Forum: Help With Reception 17-Nov-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Is it correct to say that your antennas are on...

Is it correct to say that your antennas are on the west side of your roof? If so, does the C2V clear the peak of the roof when aimed NE?

From you photos, it looks like the 91XG is already higher...
Forum: Help With Reception 16-Nov-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 96,110
Posted By rabbit73
Thank you for confirming my evaluation. I...

Thank you for confirming my evaluation.
I agree. Can you get any help from other Roamio users on tivocommunity.com?
http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/index.php?
Many image editors will reduce...
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