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Old 9-Jul-2013, 8:26 PM   #2
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Install a Antenna Craft , C290 antenna in the attic aimed at about 35 degree magnetic compass direction.

Here is how to aim antennas ,

A antenna system amplifier will most likely not be required.

For 1 Tv connected use No splitter.

For 2 Tv's connected use a simple common 2 way splitter.

For 3 Tv's connected use a simple common 3 way splitter.


As a ->Test<->Prove Reception.

Connect a ->NEW<->Continues Length Coax to the matching transformer (balun) of the antenna , and run the NEW Continues Length of Coax direct to 1 Tv.

The Tv/s Must Channel Scan for the , OTA=Over The Air , Digital Broadscat Tv stations/channels , often named the 'Air Channels' or 'Antenna Channels' in the Tv Setup Menu because the Tv transmissions travel through the Air from the transmitting antenna to the receiving antenna.

Some Digital Tv's will Automatic channel scan for cable tv channels.

DO NOT channel scan for cable tv channels.

Go into the Tv Setup Menu and select 'Air Channels' ~ 'Antenna Channels'.

Scan for channels.


Here are some places to buy antennas and etc. .

Solidsignal has the C290 antenna for $37.99 .


Last edited by teleview; 11-Jul-2013 at 3:12 PM. Reason: Clarify information and typos.
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