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Forum: Help With Reception 16-Feb-2020, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By corvairbob
thanks, maybe someone else can add more to this...

thanks, maybe someone else can add more to this as well.
Forum: Help With Reception 16-Feb-2020, 1:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,798
Posted By corvairbob
is this antenna any good

i was up early today and happened upon this tv commercial for a hd tv antenna. it sounded good but like all commercials when you try to to a review the reviews seem to be form the people selling the...
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Jan-2020, 8:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
no they will not do anything been there done...

no they will not do anything been there done that. they cause just enough to make reception bed. i have all 4 tv stations in my area email and i talk to them on a regular basis. i aske them all...
Forum: Help With Reception 10-Jan-2020, 1:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
yep that is the pole i have in my side yard...

yep that is the pole i have in my side yard looking out to the grand rapids area. you got it good. thanks
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jan-2020, 11:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
thanks much something to think hard about. one...

thanks much something to think hard about. one more think i may try next year is to just connect separate antennas one to eand tv.

part of my problem is i have a power transformer out in the...
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jan-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
thanks. i have one of them pointed at that tower...

thanks. i have one of them pointed at that tower now. and the yagi is point more to that channel and to g.r. .

that splitter is a both wat unit. it does either in or out on all the ports. i got...
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jan-2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
in the tv that show signal strength i get 40 for...

in the tv that show signal strength i get 40 for most channels and 60 for a few so it is dependent on the power the stations have.

rabbit when i was setting up my system we went all over this.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jan-2020, 9:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
thanks for the help but it really is not worth...

thanks for the help but it really is not worth 100$ to do this. also i do not have the pre amps and if i did i know i could just plu that antenna into one of my remote switches and then that would...
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jan-2020, 9:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
thanks but i do not need the rf switch for remote...

thanks but i do not need the rf switch for remote switching. i have them i need some kind of rgu 56 device that will let me remotely take that antenna out of the system.
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Jan-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,908
Posted By corvairbob
antenna disconnect switch

i have 2 antenna towers and sometimes i need both to get good reception and sometimes i have to take one out of service. what i need to find is a device i can connect the antenna to and the output...
Forum: TV Fool Discussion / Database Updates 8-Mar-2019, 1:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 5,227
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: 13,075
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
Replies: 23
Views: 13,075
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
Replies: 23
Views: 13,075
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: 13,075
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
Replies: 23
Views: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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: 13,075
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...
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