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Forum: Help With Reception 12-Jul-2019, 1:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 177
Posted By Tower Guy
I would suggest the C2MAX for your location.

I would suggest the C2MAX for your location.
Forum: Help With Reception 4-Jul-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,198
Posted By Tower Guy
I’m thinking that a Winegard HD 7694P or HD7698P...

I’m thinking that a Winegard HD 7694P or HD7698P with a preamp.
Forum: Special Topics 14-Jun-2019, 9:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,329
Posted By Tower Guy
I agree that the problem is likely spurious...

I agree that the problem is likely spurious signals caused by the three strong signals created by the modulator. I don’t know if the problem is internal to the modulator or caused by excessive...
Forum: Special Topics 7-Jun-2019, 1:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,329
Posted By Tower Guy
I would try to avoid the use of a distribution...

I would try to avoid the use of a distribution amp on the output of the modulator.
Forum: Special Topics 6-Jun-2019, 1:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,329
Posted By Tower Guy
Have you also switched your modulator to real...

Have you also switched your modulator to real channels 65, 67, and 69?
Forum: Help With Reception 4-Jun-2019, 2:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,520
Posted By Tower Guy
I agree! You need more gain on VHF.

I agree! You need more gain on VHF.
Forum: General Site Feedback / Discussion 28-May-2019, 4:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 10,214
Posted By Tower Guy
The cool thing about Pluto is that it is a...

The cool thing about Pluto is that it is a programming grid of free streaming services. They have no programming rights expense.
Forum: Help With Reception 24-May-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 45,911
Posted By Tower Guy
Silicone grease is often used on O-rings. That is...

Silicone grease is often used on O-rings. That is what Andrew (now Commscope) packaged with their connectors for high powered coax called Heliax. I never bought any silicone grease because I’ve...
Forum: Antennas 19-May-2019, 6:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,111
Posted By Tower Guy
A UHF antenna designed for channels 14-37 would...

A UHF antenna designed for channels 14-37 would 10% larger than an antenna optimized for 14-51 or 30% larger than an antenna designed for 14-69.

The 91XG is an older 14-69 design.

Some of the...
Forum: Special Topics 9-May-2019, 9:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,329
Posted By Tower Guy
This LTE filter will do the same thing as the...

This LTE filter will do the same thing as the LPF-750 and is cheaper. https://www.channelmaster.com/TV_Antenna_LTE_Filter_p/cm-3201.htm
Forum: Special Topics 9-May-2019, 8:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,329
Posted By Tower Guy
The 750 MHz Low Pass Filter goes between the...

The 750 MHz Low Pass Filter goes between the antenna and the combiner(splitter). The attenuator goes between the modulator and the combiner (splitter). The attenuator may need to be a bit more or...
Forum: Special Topics 9-May-2019, 6:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,329
Posted By Tower Guy
Are your TV channels on 20 and up? If so this...

Are your TV channels on 20 and up? If so this will allow the use of channels 14, 16, and 18.

https://www.solidsignal.com/m/product.aspx?p=nf-469

This model would allow use of channels 65, 67,...
Forum: Antennas 8-May-2019, 5:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,342
Posted By Tower Guy
I’d try two of these: ...

I’d try two of these:

https://www.mouser.com/ProductDetail/Fair-Rite/0446164281?qs=JTtBSkyWskj2uxQv9S476g%3D%3D&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI6a_GlLaM4gIVUFmGCh3IsAoXEAQYBCABEgIC1PD_BwE

Put one on the...
Forum: Antennas 7-May-2019, 6:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,854
Posted By Tower Guy
Q3 appears to be a voltage regulator for Q2. If...

Q3 appears to be a voltage regulator for Q2. If the voltage on inductor L16 is not 3 volts +/-, change Q3.
Forum: Antennas 7-May-2019, 6:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,854
Posted By Tower Guy
The LNA-200 appears to amplify UHF and VHF...

The LNA-200 appears to amplify UHF and VHF separately. Q2 is the UHF amp. Q1 is the VHF amplifier. While both could be bad, if the amp works in VHF but not UHF, change only Q1. If it works on UHF...
Forum: Help With Reception 4-May-2019, 1:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,602
Posted By Tower Guy
I suspect a problem at KMGH’s LPTV station in...

I suspect a problem at KMGH’s LPTV station in Fort Collins. Both KMGH and the LPTV station would appear as 7-1. I doubt that your existing antenna is capable of picking up KMGH on VHF from Denver.
Forum: Help With Reception 2-May-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,258
Posted By Tower Guy
Yes, the database on rabbitears.info is just...

Yes, the database on rabbitears.info is just about perfect. The current tvfool database has the locations of many of the repacked stations as longitude 00 00 00 and latitude 00 00 00. This seems to...
Forum: Antennas 27-Apr-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,607
Posted By Tower Guy
It looks to me like two CM 3016 lashed onto a...

It looks to me like two CM 3016 lashed onto a common book.
Forum: Help With Reception 24-Apr-2019, 8:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,043
Posted By Tower Guy
👍 Very good insight.

👍

Very good insight.
Forum: Help With Reception 23-Apr-2019, 12:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,043
Posted By Tower Guy
I like the post repack search feature on...

I like the post repack search feature on rabbitears.info.
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Apr-2019, 8:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,043
Posted By Tower Guy
Exposure to high RF fields causes warming of the...

Exposure to high RF fields causes warming of the body, just like being in a microwave oven. In this case the stations are operating at about 25% power in a temporary antenna that is 164’ lower on the...
Forum: Help With Reception 22-Apr-2019, 3:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,043
Posted By Tower Guy
For all those like me who want to see it for...

For all those like me who want to see it for real:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZRNBQe_ZOm8
Forum: Help With Reception 18-Apr-2019, 6:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,520
Posted By Tower Guy
Which CBS pixelates; 3-1 or 11-1?

Which CBS pixelates; 3-1 or 11-1?
Forum: Antennas 13-Apr-2019, 6:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 26,037
Posted By Tower Guy
An extremely low nose figure in a preamp, such as...

An extremely low nose figure in a preamp, such as the Kitztech, has very little effect on TV reception. This is because the antenna is aimed at the horizon. Only when an antenna is aimed up at a...
Forum: Antennas 11-Apr-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,793
Posted By Tower Guy
There is no reason to try receiving a VHF channel...

There is no reason to try receiving a VHF channel using a CM 4228. The 4228 is a UHF only design. If your VHF stations are in the same direction as your UHF stations consider an ANT 751, HD 7694P, ...
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