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Forum: General Site Feedback / Discussion 27-May-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,348
Posted By JoeAZ
Part, if not all, of the problem with rising...

Part, if not all, of the problem with rising "subscription"
television pricing is that most people refuse to give up
their favorite program(s) or channels. I use the word
"subscription" to...
Forum: Antennas 26-May-2019, 3:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,080
Posted By JoeAZ
If I understand correctly, the internet...

If I understand correctly, the internet connection isn't mandatory but
it gives you "local" content versus national or regional content. There
were constant weather updates on the bottom of the...
Forum: Antennas 23-May-2019, 8:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,080
Posted By JoeAZ
A small group of engineers came to my home in...

A small group of engineers came to my home in Prescott to see
in actuality, how the Nextgen signals travel. They brought a
converter box and connected to my LG 55" OLED tv. We tried
multiple...
Forum: Broadcaster's Lounge 22-May-2019, 7:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 35,774
Posted By JoeAZ
No longer available.

No longer available.
Forum: TV Database Updates 22-May-2019, 7:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,448
Posted By JoeAZ
Bye, bye Ken,

Bye, bye Ken,
Forum: General Site Feedback / Discussion 22-May-2019, 7:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 89,473
Posted By JoeAZ
No more Ken!!!!!!!!!!

No more Ken!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Welcome 22-May-2019, 7:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 63,565
Posted By JoeAZ
Happy to get rid of unwanted posts.

Happy to get rid of unwanted posts.
Forum: Antennas 19-May-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,080
Posted By JoeAZ
"NEXT GEN" television is being tested here in...

"NEXT GEN" television is being tested here in Arizona.
KFPH Flagstaff and it's Phoenix translator are hosting
the testing. I've had the opportunity to see it and while
their are some advantages,...
Forum: Help With Reception 16-May-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,215
Posted By JoeAZ
I recently saw an ad for some new "Supertenna,"...

I recently saw an ad for some new "Supertenna," as they call it.
Using "miracle jammers," and rheostats, it supposedly has a
guaranteed range of up to 200 miles. LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Help With Reception 9-May-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,825
Posted By JoeAZ
I agree with you regarding user bias towards...

I agree with you regarding user bias towards smaller UHF antennas and
retailers biased towards smaller packaging. My observation that the
report listed KMGH, KUSA and especially KBDI towards the...
Forum: Help With Reception 6-May-2019, 7:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,825
Posted By JoeAZ
It is interesting, make that strange, that the...

It is interesting, make that strange, that the three Denver VHF stations
do not reach Ft. Collins as well as some of the UHF stations. All broadcast,
except KBDI, from the same general area.
Forum: Help With Reception 3-May-2019, 11:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,825
Posted By JoeAZ
Have you contacted KMGH, Denver's 7 to see if...

Have you contacted KMGH, Denver's 7 to see if there are
issues on their end???? Ditto for your Denver PBS station.
Since you are considered "fringe" for most Denver stations,
any issues on your...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-May-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
Previously, Rf 47 was the ABC 15, KNXV translator...

Previously, Rf 47 was the ABC 15, KNXV translator here in Prescott.
It was always on Mt. Francis as I recall. If I recollect correctly, there
was another Rf 47 but that station was not receivable...
Forum: Help With Reception 2-May-2019, 5:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
Just an aside. Both the TV Fool and the...

Just an aside. Both the TV Fool and the rabbitears have significant errors
and/or omissions. Of the two, rabbitears is more accurate. I have NEVER
seem KDFQ in any of my travels. I also believe...
Forum: Help With Reception 1-May-2019, 3:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
Yes, both UHF antennas have reflectors and are...

Yes, both UHF antennas have reflectors and are the Stellar Lab, 2 bay
and 4 bay models. Antennas are mounted outside on rear corner of
my home about 30 feet AGL. I tried the Mingus Mtn 4 Bay...
Forum: Help With Reception 1-May-2019, 3:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
Correct. That is how I started but found it to...

Correct. That is how I started but found it to be a bit inconvenient.

My rationale for having both Mt Francis in Prescott and Mingus Mtn/
Flagstaff is really to have duplicates/backup since...
Forum: Help With Reception 1-May-2019, 1:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
No, I am not combining the UHF antennas. Yes,...

No, I am not combining the UHF antennas. Yes, each of the televisions
has it's own dedicated cable. I AM getting bi-directional reception from each of the UHF antennas. Prescott, AZ is 86301
...
Forum: Help With Reception 30-Apr-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
Yes, I do understand my description is hard to...

Yes, I do understand my description is hard to comprehend.

On a single mast, I have a 4 bay UHF antenna pointed at Mingus Mtn/Flagstaff
which is connected to a modified FM antenna which helps...
Forum: Help With Reception 30-Apr-2019, 5:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,806
Posted By JoeAZ
"Reception at 180 degrees apart."

Where I live, zip code 86301, we have a group of 1 Kw translators
on Mt. Francis, 6 miles away, which serve parts of Prescott. About
20 miles away, there are another group of translators, one...
Forum: Antennas 30-Apr-2019, 4:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,199
Posted By JoeAZ
Sorry for the delayed response. Please see my...

Sorry for the delayed response.
Please see my post, "Reception 180 degrees apart."
Forum: Antennas 28-Apr-2019, 12:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,199
Posted By JoeAZ
That top antenna would almost certainly be two...

That top antenna would almost certainly be two antenna's
modified into one. I imagine it is NOT very efficient or
effective receiving signals 180 degrees apart. i have come
up with a much better...
Forum: Antennas 15-Apr-2019, 7:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,636
Posted By JoeAZ
"Not sure I understand the need to move the...

"Not sure I understand the need to move the antenna approx 45 degrees to receive a good signal on PBS?? "

Hi Johnsonbrits,

I have found that when I have UHF antennas mounted horizontal/...
Forum: Antennas 14-Apr-2019, 1:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,636
Posted By JoeAZ
Greetings from Prescott, AZ! I have found that...

Greetings from Prescott, AZ!
I have found that the four KAET translators I receive from Williams,
Flagstaff, Mingus Mtn and Prescott are all unusual in their performance.
I receive the best signal...
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Apr-2019, 7:22 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,941
Posted By JoeAZ
Yes, more than likely. The Channel Master and...

Yes, more than likely. The Channel Master and Clearstream 5 are very
different antennas. How they interact with your DB8-E are also very
different when combined.
Forum: Help With Reception 13-Apr-2019, 1:05 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,941
Posted By JoeAZ
You are correct in your assessment that there is...

You are correct in your assessment that there is a cancellation effect
going on. You need to keep the two antennas separate all the way
to each tv. You can accomplish that by either using an A/B...
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