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Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 8-Mar-2019, 1:54 PM
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Posted By corvairbob
orbi tv question

so has anyone been using or starting to use this orbi tv system? i see they have a dish and what looks like a small antenna on that dish for what they call local tv reception. but an hard as it is...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 10-Feb-2019, 2:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
thanks most say they are good.

thanks most say they are good.
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 10-Feb-2019, 12:18 PM
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Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
are talking about the one i started this thread...

are talking about the one i started this thread with? the pvc antenna i put on my girls house?
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 9-Feb-2019, 7:17 PM
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Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
i get 13 17 29 35 54 i do not get 8 nd if i...

i get 13 17 29 35 54

i do not get 8 nd if i seperate the antennas it is worse than combining them. the photo that shows the antenna is the south antenna i have one on the north end the north end...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 9-Feb-2019, 3:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
thanks just so you know so far my girl still gets...

thanks just so you know so far my girl still gets tv 8 from that pvc type antenna. i do not get tv 8 at all with my setup. i think that is due to some type of interference between the antennas. i do...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 23-Jan-2019, 12:11 PM
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Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
i ran all 2 coax cable from each antenna down...

i ran all 2 coax cable from each antenna down into the garage and that is where i have the system. i used a combiner for 3 into 1 and from that combiner i ran to an amp. the amp is not a high dollar...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 9:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
thanks i'm trying my best to describe what i have...

thanks i'm trying my best to describe what i have and have been talking about. it sure is hard to fathom a 1/2" cpvc pipe with a pc of coax insie it being what your talking aobut but all i can say is...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 5:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
i made contact with a local tv station and they...

i made contact with a local tv station and they have an employee of the guy that made this antenna working for them. what luck he said it is a horizontal dipole type antenna so you guys have that...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 2:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
so with the talk of horizontal tv antenna tell me...

so with the talk of horizontal tv antenna tell me are they better that the one i have listed and talking about here? i tried searching for pictures on the one i have and for the mst part all i find...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 1:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
that larger picture i send show it as it is only...

that larger picture i send show it as it is only a bit fuzzy i will try to get a better on but that will happen next week when i'm at the house. i will try to zoom in on it better. but even in the...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
try this now and see if it look larger. quality...

try this now and see if it look larger. quality is not as good but you should get the idea.
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 22-Jan-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
i will see if i can chop it closer for you. see...

i will see if i can chop it closer for you. see if this works better if not i will retake it but i can't get any closer.

as far a directionality where we live we have stations to the north east...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 21-Jan-2019, 1:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
this is the antenna i'm talking about if the...

this is the antenna i'm talking about if the picture shows up if not maybe someone can help me figure the picture out. thanks
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 20-Jan-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
thanks. becasue i don't know what your saying...

thanks. becasue i don't know what your saying maybe someone has a picture. if not then this summer i guess i will take that one down and cut the bottom off and pull it out and see what it looks like....
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 19-Jan-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,627
Posted By corvairbob
antenna question

i have an antenna that is made from pvc material is about 4' long and has maybe 50' of cable sticking out of it. i got it for a guy that had the tv station in muskegon wmgk for years bud kelly. he...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Oct-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
> Are you sure you have the two TV towers north...

> Are you sure you have the two TV towers north of you in mind correctly? Both TV Fool and the RabbitEars chart that Rabbit73 included above note that both the 17.1s that you might receive are at 18...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Oct-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
i could but that run is like 50 ft and i don't...

i could but that run is like 50 ft and i don't want wires in the air. i can run them to the front garage as i have a 2" pvc pipe buried but to get that i then have over 100' i tried that and it...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Oct-2018, 1:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
statmanmi. thanks for this help here is the...

statmanmi. thanks for this help here is the reply

Trees and their leaves don't play kind at all with TV signals. Especially when the leaves get wet and move around in wind. You mentioned that...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2018, 5:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
Both channel 29s are low power stations, so the...

Both channel 29s are low power stations, so the range is much less than full power stations. i guessed that but what is so strange is that other low poer stations further away never have issues.
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Forum: Help With Reception 11-Sep-2018, 1:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
i was thinking that if i use one antenna at a...

i was thinking that if i use one antenna at a time i get the channel but the strength is different. the north tower is like 6 miles away the south tower is 30 miles away so i hoping the other tower...
Forum: Help With Reception 7-Sep-2018, 4:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
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seems i don't get the notice i have a reply from this site for some reason i have it checked in the receive instant replies. don't have a clue why...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-Sep-2018, 5:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,060
Posted By corvairbob
help with tv8 in mi.

does anyone here live in the area of tv8 in grand rapids michigan's channel 29.1-2-3 ? i live 6 miles from the tower to the south west of it. and i have a deep fringe 4 gang antenna pointed towards...
Forum: Help With Reception 3-May-2016, 1:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,118
Posted By corvairbob
i got the quad antenna and found so far i have to...

i got the quad antenna and found so far i have to point them in separate directions. i have the yagi pointing to the SE and the dipole on the SW of the mast just above the roof for channel 49.X ...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Apr-2016, 8:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,118
Posted By corvairbob
thanks rabbit73. tell me what do you guys think...

thanks rabbit73. tell me what do you guys think of this antenna setup? i can point it 2 directions at once and they claim 60 miles but if i can get 30 i would see plenty of channels. at least 10...
Forum: Help With Reception 25-Apr-2016, 12:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,118
Posted By corvairbob
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thanks. the first link did not show anything but the second one did. so far i get 13, 17, 29, 49 and 54...
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