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Old 12-Dec-2016, 3:45 PM   #11
Retired A/V Tech
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: S.E. VA
Posts: 2,138
The XYL won't allow a can't experiment that much.
You must be a ham.

My wife tolerates my antenna experiments because she wanted a battery operated TV for use during a power failure. She even bought a signal level meter for me.

An indoor antenna worked for an analog TV near a window, but it doesn't work for digital TV because the insulation in the outer walls has an aluminum foil vapor barrier. We are living in a Faraday Cage. I had to set up an outdoor antenna on the porch.

ex W2...
ex DL4..
If you can not measure it, you can not improve it.
Lord Kelvin, 1883
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