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Forum: Help With Reception 22-Mar-2019, 2:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
I do not know if you're obtuse or trolling, but I...

I do not know if you're obtuse or trolling, but I will attempt to explain to you what I believe everyone else who has read this thread has understood.

I went in to this to achieve the goal of...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Mar-2019, 8:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
Thanks Joe!

Thanks Joe!
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Mar-2019, 8:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
I know about the Johansson Amp Kit but the...

I know about the Johansson Amp Kit but the splitter rabbit73 and ADTech recommended for combining works just fine in my case. No reason to spend the money on an amp kit. In the case of OTA TV, I am...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Mar-2019, 6:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
I consulted directly with Rohn before...

I consulted directly with Rohn before constructing. The weight and windload are well within specifications. The tower is guyed and grounded to specifications.



What does the size of the...
Forum: Antennas 21-Mar-2019, 4:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,631
Posted By welkin
Thanks for the clarification.

Thanks for the clarification.
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Mar-2019, 3:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
Thanks! It's a 50' Rohn 25G with a 10' mast. The...

Thanks! It's a 50' Rohn 25G with a 10' mast. The box is a demarcation box for coax connections. It made weather proofing the connections easier. It's big enough to house a preamp if I need to when...
Forum: Help With Reception 21-Mar-2019, 3:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
Hello, I wanted to show off a bit. I...

Hello,

I wanted to show off a bit. I completed erecting my tower. I am receiving all channels I expected. What surprised me is I didn't need a preamp to get all those channels. 35 miles is the...
Forum: Antennas 21-Mar-2019, 1:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,631
Posted By welkin
Hello, Where is the location of the weep...

Hello,

Where is the location of the weep hole(s) supposed to be located? I lost a balun and suspect this to be the cause.
Forum: TV Database Updates 19-Mar-2019, 9:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,397
Posted By welkin
KRBK Changes

KRBK now broadcasts on RF 22 and has changed to one tower location in Fordland, MO.
Forum: Help With Reception 18-Dec-2017, 8:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 13,994
Posted By welkin
You might need a distribution amp instead of a...

You might need a distribution amp instead of a splitter.
Forum: Enthusiast's Exchange 6-Dec-2017, 9:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 849,150
Posted By welkin
Here's a link to a link simulator. ...

Here's a link to a link simulator.

https://airlink.ubnt.com/#/ptp
Forum: Enthusiast's Exchange 6-Dec-2017, 9:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 849,150
Posted By welkin
We use these at work for failover between...

We use these at work for failover between buildings. They have a 10 km range and 450 Mbs throughput. They're quick, easy, fast and less than $100.
...
Forum: Help With Reception 26-Sep-2017, 7:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,254
Posted By welkin
Your link is broken.

Your link is broken.
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Aug-2017, 5:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
Is there a unit you recommend besides the RCA ...

Is there a unit you recommend besides the RCA

Thanks,
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Aug-2017, 3:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
I appreciate your help. I believe you are...

I appreciate your help. I believe you are proposing something like this?

http://forum.tvfool.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=2846&stc=1&d=1502464374
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Aug-2017, 7:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
ADTech, Thanks for your input. I appreciate it....

ADTech, Thanks for your input. I appreciate it. The Longley-Rice coverage map for the future home of KYCW-LD doesn't give me much hope, but it will be broadcasting from a 2000' tower, so I've got to...
Forum: Help With Reception 9-Aug-2017, 1:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
I think I'll wait and see what happens when they...

I think I'll wait and see what happens when they move RF19 to RF25. The gain of the 91XG improves about 1 DB and signal seems to get better the cooler the weather. If it's not better after the repack...
Forum: Help With Reception 8-Aug-2017, 7:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,441
Posted By welkin
91XG or DB8e

Hello all,

Here is my tvfool report:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3db97d707e909613

Here is my original thread for reference:
...
Forum: Antennas 7-Aug-2017, 8:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,252
Posted By welkin
Advice on MaxRange TV Antennas http://maxrangetv.com/

Does anyone have experience with MaxRange TV antennas. http://maxrangetv.com/ This started to pop up on ads in my browser. Seems gimicky to me, but I've never seen this design before. Any have...
Forum: Help With Reception 27-Jan-2017, 7:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,275
Posted By welkin
Best Indoor Antenna For My Location/Situation

Hello,

I am setting up an OTA Slingbox at the following location:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3de6a49ea9b9831f

The antenna will be in a basement window facing...
Forum: Help With Reception 18-Oct-2016, 6:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,291
Posted By welkin
The second harmonic of any FM station freqs 99 to...

The second harmonic of any FM station freqs 99 to 102 could be interfering with channel 11 and freqs 105 to 108 interfere with channel 13. You have both ranges of freqs well in to the green on your...
Forum: Help With Reception 17-Oct-2016, 7:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,291
Posted By welkin
Installing an HLSJ will block all frequencies...

Installing an HLSJ will block all frequencies (including the FM band) below VHF HI. I don't know if you plan to use your antenna for FM. Also, it would block KDLO CBS if you are receiving it on the...
Forum: Help With Reception 18-Jan-2016, 3:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,103
Posted By welkin
Hello all, I have attached pictures of...

Hello all,

I have attached pictures of testing the setup this weekend. I ended up going a totally different direction than when I wanted to mount the 2-HD8200Us.

Every channel is coming in...
Forum: Enthusiast's Exchange 12-Jan-2016, 3:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,715
Posted By welkin
solidsignal.com Poor Customer Service

Has anyone had a bad experience w/solidsignal.com? I'm wondering if my bad experience is out of the norm.
Forum: Help With Reception 11-Jan-2016, 3:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 21,467
Posted By welkin
Your link to the report does not work.

Your link to the report does not work.
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