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Forum: Help With Reception 2-Sep-2014, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,735
Posted By homey
Sorry... Let's try again at the street level like...

Sorry... Let's try again at the street level like you asked:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3dd24327a41fd929
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Forum: Help With Reception 2-Sep-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,735
Posted By homey
Here is the 25': ...

Here is the 25':

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3dd243316a6e97ab

Here is the 40':

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3dd243672cb29915

Thanks
Forum: Help With Reception 1-Sep-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,735
Posted By homey
Tired of Messing .......

Here is my tvfool:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3dd243abe6d9f089

Over the years through experimenting I have gone from a Ms-2000, to a 4221, and then a U8000 and...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-May-2012, 1:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,622
Posted By homey
Thank You!. It looks like the 180 degree stations...

Thank You!. It looks like the 180 degree stations are all Fort Wayne networks with UHF. Will this antenna also pick up some VHF from the other markets if aimed at 180? :)
Forum: Help With Reception 2-May-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,622
Posted By homey
Help With Antenna Choice

Trying to talk my buddy into cutting the cable at his cottage. Looks like he is in a tough area :mad:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3dde65b2388afdc1

Any...
Forum: Help With Reception 14-Apr-2012, 3:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,451
Posted By homey
Thank you! I am glad you pointed out the other...

Thank you! I am glad you pointed out the other channel I could receive. Looks like some good programming.
Forum: Digital TV and Mobile DTV 13-Apr-2012, 6:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,526
Posted By homey
Thanks for the link. That clears it up well. I am...

Thanks for the link. That clears it up well. I am currently running a 100 foot piece of RG6 directly to one TV. I have a three way splitter I will add later. Interesting that I have channels which I...
Forum: Digital TV and Mobile DTV 13-Apr-2012, 5:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,526
Posted By homey
Thank you for the information! I am suspect of...

Thank you for the information! I am suspect of the amp. It claims to use low noise margin circuitry but does not give a rating. The amp does help in that there are channels which completely drop off...
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Apr-2012, 4:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,451
Posted By homey
Thank You. i already have a ground rod with my...

Thank You. i already have a ground rod with my DTV setup so will use it. The RCA unit looks sharp. Can't wait!
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Apr-2012, 3:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,451
Posted By homey
The green and yellow are fine. I checked titantv...

The green and yellow are fine. I checked titantv for the ones in red and they didn't list them. They must be some sort of low power independant ones. Yes I have good site to 320 degrees for the...
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Apr-2012, 1:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,451
Posted By homey
Antenna Selection

Now that my cottage is taken care of want to try OTA for my main home:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d36167182778165

Would probably be mounting on an existing dish...
Forum: Digital TV and Mobile DTV 13-Apr-2012, 1:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,526
Posted By homey
Intermodulation rating on Preamp

What is a good rating? I have a RCA product which does not list Noise Margin but list the intermodulation as greater than 60db?
Forum: Help With Reception 26-Mar-2012, 4:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,413
Posted By homey
News

I finally was able to find a good secure location to get 21 feet of elevation and it worked wonders for my unmodified 4221HD and cheapo RCA Preamp aimed at about 300 degrees:
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Forum: Help With Reception 23-Mar-2012, 5:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,413
Posted By homey
Best Multi-path

I have posted this tvfool for my cottage in the past:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d0b8611416ea0e8

When I originally posted I had issues with my CM-4221HD but...
Forum: Help With Reception 24-Sep-2011, 5:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,505
Posted By homey
I haven't been the the cottage much but do have...

I haven't been the the cottage much but do have news. I went to Menards and bought a 5' mast to add to the existing pole it was mounted on. I thought this would give me the same height as an eave...
Forum: Help With Reception 24-Aug-2011, 2:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,505
Posted By homey
:p Thank you both for the replies. i am away...

:p
Thank you both for the replies. i am away for a training but will be buying 50 feet of coax and a mount to report my before and after readings!
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Aug-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,505
Posted By homey
http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=2...

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d9e7434f9152c37

Right now only oine tv is hooked up. Someday may hook up a second but no big deal for now.
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Aug-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,524
Posted By homey
Report

Thanks. Here is the updated report for 25 foot height:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d9e7434f9152c37
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Aug-2011, 2:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,505
Posted By homey
Reception Issue Cm-4221

Here is my tv fool report:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d9e74cdd5b98098

I currently have a CM-4221 pointed at Fort Wayne (about 30 miles away) while most stations...
Forum: Help With Reception 20-Aug-2011, 11:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,524
Posted By homey
Signal Help

Here is my tvfool report:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3da36264098bee52

I have a cm-4221 mounted on my deck and the antenna is about 12 feet off the ground. I am...
Forum: Help With Reception 20-Oct-2010, 1:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,824
Posted By homey
Re: Cottage Antenna

Thank You so much. Will order one this week. If I got greedy and decided to try for Fort Wayne also what type of setup would I need? Could I use the MS-2000 with some sort of splitter? If not could I...
Forum: Help With Reception 18-Oct-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,824
Posted By homey
Help Selecting Antenna for Cottage

Here is the tvfool link for my cottage:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3da36264098bee52

I currently have a Winegard Ms-2000. It works OK at night but terrible during...
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