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Forum: Help With Reception 6-Aug-2015, 4:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,169
Posted By timmyssonoma
What happen to all the High VHF antenna?

What happen to all the VHF antennas i'm looking for one for the Higg band of VHF 7-13. I been doing some looking and i know a bought one foe a friend of mine about a year ago was a Y-10-7-13 i...
Forum: Help With Reception 24-Jul-2014, 2:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,129
Posted By timmyssonoma
ok will try to convince him to go that way, I...

ok will try to convince him to go that way, I also tried to tell him it is cheaper that way and would be better in the winter time with the snow and wind. How much separation should be bewteen the...
Forum: Help With Reception 24-Jul-2014, 1:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,129
Posted By timmyssonoma
ok this was for a friend of my he really wants...

ok this was for a friend of my he really wants one big antenna I orginally mentioned the hd 8200u but now that i think of it the lowest channel on he's report is real channel 11 so he he set on...
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jul-2014, 1:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,129
Posted By timmyssonoma
Dont know specs on the 4 bay didnt not see any...

Dont know specs on the 4 bay didnt not see any marking on it.
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Jul-2014, 2:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,129
Posted By timmyssonoma
Need Help with picking and antenna and preamp

Hi am trying to get real channel 11 and real channel 13 I get real channel 50 41, and 45 with a 4 bay antenna and a radio shack preamp. I have three tvs right now. With a plan to get a dual channel...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Feb-2013, 8:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,927
Posted By timmyssonoma
Thanks elmo I wasn't sure if it was my antenna or...

Thanks elmo I wasn't sure if it was my antenna or my preamp that is my weakest link. i have tried different directions...but ion 64 is the hardest channel for me to get because it's not really...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Feb-2013, 2:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,927
Posted By timmyssonoma
Ok, Im always curious... I didn't know if I got a...

Ok, Im always curious... I didn't know if I got a better preamp if I would be able to pick up channel 12.1 Binghamton, ny all the time. Yesterday morning I got a alot of extra channels I don't...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Feb-2013, 2:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,927
Posted By timmyssonoma
Best Preamp for my plot.

Ok here my plot... I have a wineguard 7694 antenna with an ap8700 preamp pointed torward ion channel about 355 degrees. I have 2 tv with about 60 ft of cable RG-6. I get Ion almost all the time. I...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Mar-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
Great info thanks... how do sign strength metters...

Great info thanks... how do sign strength metters work? are they worth it?
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Mar-2012, 2:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
Just an update I raised my antenna up about 2...

Just an update I raised my antenna up about 2 more feet to about 22 to 23 feet and I now get ION all day now I think I got it above the inn's roof that is in front of me now. the signal strength when...
Forum: Help With Reception 5-Mar-2012, 5:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
Does anyone know what the max input can be on the...

Does anyone know what the max input can be on the winegard 8275 preamp in dBm? the spec from winegard is 29,000 uV VHF and 30,000 uV UHF. I was trying to figure it out... I think it should be around...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Mar-2012, 2:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
i do have the antenna pointed... i would say 345...

i do have the antenna pointed... i would say 345 degrees or so.. more toward ion and cw's signal I get the cw good...it about 6 to 7 db stronger. and the other channels come it great... around 97 to...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-Mar-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
Why are the numbers better the lower the antenna...

Why are the numbers better the lower the antenna is? would that be in the real world case or just the computer generator. I think i'm going to try to raise 5 more feet to try to get it over the inn...
Forum: Help With Reception 1-Mar-2012, 1:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
here's the 21 foot where the antenna is now...

here's the 21 foot where the antenna is now http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d0b8677ed045db1
Forum: Help With Reception 29-Feb-2012, 5:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
I'm still have problems getting Ion channel...

I'm still have problems getting Ion channel channel 64 It comes in good in the morning but in the after noon and evening it's pixelating. I did some checking on the MAPS for antenna heights and close...
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Feb-2012, 5:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
I just told my brother how much it was go to be...

I just told my brother how much it was go to be for his setup and he doesn't like how much it's going to be... what all do you think he would pickup if he got everything you think he needs... i know...
Forum: Help With Reception 12-Feb-2012, 6:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
how much is the ronard tripod? No. 4712-10'...

how much is the ronard tripod? No. 4712-10' there is no prices on the web that i can see... can't find it anywhere else. thanks so much for all your info. I'm get a lot better understanding of how...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Feb-2012, 12:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
ok i did some checking with the height and 29...

ok i did some checking with the height and 29 feet avobe ground level is the highest the numbers are for nbc anyway. here is the plot for it:...
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Feb-2012, 9:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
are you looking at the NM? does it need to be...

are you looking at the NM? does it need to be close too 0? or positive?
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Feb-2012, 8:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
its a raised ranch... maybe about 20 to the top.

its a raised ranch... maybe about 20 to the top.
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Feb-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
40 feet...

40 feet http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d0b86b7c5a82439

60 feet http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d0b86ef989fbb63
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Feb-2012, 2:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,580
Posted By timmyssonoma
can you please help with my brothers antenna.

this is my brothers place he wants to get antenna what is the best for him? antenna? preamp? the whole nine yards? it's a ranch house with thinking of mounting it on the roof no chimney. 2 maybe 3...
Forum: Help With Reception 30-Jan-2012, 2:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
I just want to say thanks for your advice on the...

I just want to say thanks for your advice on the antenna selection... I got everything I need on saturday.. in the mail and put it up this weekend... got Everything we want to get.... although 64...
Forum: Help With Reception 19-Jan-2012, 5:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
Electron I'm about to pull the trigger on...

Electron

I'm about to pull the trigger on getting everything I need... but i have a couple more questions... I think I'm going to get my stuff from Wingarddirect.com I filled out a request to them...
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Jan-2012, 2:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,151
Posted By timmyssonoma
I was looking at the items you suggested to me...

I was looking at the items you suggested to me today I really like the chimney mount. I'm wondering about the preamp is there I reason why you think the HDP269 is better than the winegard anwi8700 or...
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